My daily schedule is so bad. I can hardly get out of bed. I can hardly sleep my joints hurt so bad. I cannot even do much housework because I get out of breath easily. I cannot work because I am not always able to get up in the mornings to get to work.
They say I am not eligible for a medical card or disability. I have been fighting for four years. I got a lawyer but the court and state say I am still not disabled. They do not see my scleroderma. They said lupus should not stop me from working.
I am not looking for pity. I just need some answers.
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Story edited 10-24-06 JTD
Story posted 10-26-06 SLE
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