Living with Scleroderma

Scleroderma’s Impact on Black Americans

By February 26, 2023March 29th, 2023No Comments
Black History Month

February is Black History Month. As we celebrate the rich culture of Black Americans, let’s raise awareness of how scleroderma affects this community. Research shows that African Americans tend to have an earlier age of onset and more severe disease than Americans of European ancestry.

We must better understand this health burden so that care can be improved. Read about how research can help here on our website.