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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Chris Dotur

Chris Dotur: Hereditary Inclusion-Body Myositis

Chris is on the Board of Directors for The Myositis Association and an active duty Air Force pilot for the United States. His journey with myositis began when his father was diagnosed with sporadic inclusion-body myositis in 1993.

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Eva Avelino

Eva Avelino: Polymyositis

Eva, from the San Francisco Bay area, was diagnosed with polymyositis in 2012. As a registered nurse, she knew something was wrong when she was unable to walk up the stairs after her shift.

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