Lydia Vasquez

Lydia Vazquez: Dermatomyositis

Lydia is from Melbourne, Florida. She was a military nurse when she started feeling symptoms. She stopped working, but the symptoms continued to worsen until she was diagnosed with dermatomyositis.

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Stanley Prather

Stanley Prather: Dermatomyositis

Stanley was diagnosed with dermatomyositis in 2008 after 18 years of symptoms. Before his diagnosis, Stanley visited multiple heart and liver doctors who were convinced his symptoms were due to other medical issues.

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Dale Scott

Dale Scott: Polymyositis

Dale is a member of The Myositis Association and sits on our Board of Directors. Before being diagnosed with polymyositis, she worked through several doctors and dealt with a variety of complications.

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