The Scleroderma Tooth Fairy
A dry mouth symptom can lead to mouth infections and tooth abscess.
Day 28 Scleroderma Awareness Month 2016.
I have difficulty holding a tooth brush due to the physical limitation in my hands and fingers.
Although these unmet needs are not immediately life threatening, they cause havoc with the day to day quality of each patient’s life.
Coming Up: OCTOBER is RAYNAUD'S AWARENESS MONTH
Living the dream, scleroderma style.
An edited version of this article was published here, in my Column with Scleroderma News.
To read my Raynaud's articles:
|Prof Chris Denton and I, Sept 2017|
|James Carver, myself, Prof Chris Denton|
I am immensely grateful to James Carver MEP for organizing this event in memory of his late wife Carmen, who sadly passed from Scleroderma.
To view my article 'Why Global Collaboration is Important', Click here
2016 Rare Disease Day Patient Voice
for the illumination of the rare disease patients’ plight.
Becoming a Patient Research Ambassador for the NIHR, Click here
If we only had more RESEARCH investment for Scleroderma, Raynaud's, Autoimmune Rare Disease, Click here
The Importance of Medical Research and Awareness to the Scleroderma, Raynaud's, Autoimmune Rare Disease patient, Click here
Although the following unmet clinical needs are not immediately life threatening, they cause havoc with the day to day quality of each patient’s life.