Extraordinary Patients

Lauren Becchetti – Young Adult Takayasu’s Patient Grateful for Early Diagnosis

Under the recent “Big Dream” campaign, the Vasculitis Foundation asked me what my dream was for the Vasculitis Community. Part of my response included the idea that it would be great to see all doctors understand and treat vasculitis with the same respect and attentiveness as they do for other…...

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Takayasu’s Patient Desiree Kim Invites Vasculitis Patients to Consider Qigong

Are you a warrior? No doubt, you are. We are all unique warriors, on this journey of journeys with a vasculitis diagnosis. The kind of warriors that despite pain, scars, and drudging, we keep going, keep fighting, keep living. Yet, at times, on this mountainous journey we feel powerless, defeated…...

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