Living with Dermatomyositis and type 1 diabetes

By Mara, Dermatomyositis, United States, August 3, 2019

I was diagnosed with diabetes when i was 11 im now 36 and 4 years ago was diagnosed with Dermatomyositis. Life has been hard my A1c levels are high but my Myositis is on remission due to IV infusions of rituxan and plaquenil pills and methotrexate . I still have fatigue and muscle weekness every once in a while.  Ive also developed lymph nodes in my body had some removed but still have a few more. Also calcium deposits in some areas. Overall greatful to still be here living day by day.

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