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Dana Delany joins the fight against hard skin illness


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Posted 28 October 2008 - 02:43 PM

Dana Delany joins the fight against hard skin illness. In 1996, the Emmy Award winner and "Desperate Housewives" actress played a patient dying of scleroderma in the ABC TV movie, "For Hope." CNN Heroes. CNN.com/Health. October, 2008.

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Posted 31 October 2008 - 11:07 AM

For me personally this is so ironic. I watched the film she was in, for hope, a week before diagnosis so when the rheumatologist uttered the word scleroderma the face of the stricken woman floated before me and I knew immediately and all at once what I was up against.

Glad Dana's profile has recently raised and that in turn she's raising ours.

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