It was a terrible blow for me. She still is not fully conscious of what is happening, while I am devastated.
A month ago she started her treatment with folic acid and methotrexate.
It saddens me to see her desperation since her alopecia is becoming more and more pronounced.
I have a low income, since I work as a rural teacher, here in Chile. I really am desperate.
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Story posted 04-10-07 SLE
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