Polymyositis and interstitial lung disease: My dual diagnosis story

By Linda Z. The journey for many of us with myositis can be complicated by overlapping diagnoses such as Sjogren’s, lupus, or fibromyalgia to name but a few. For me, this was polymyositis and interstitial lung disease (ILD). A dual diagnosis often means juggling varying demands in medications, treatments, physicians, and prognoses. My dual diagnosis…

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TMA founder Betty Curry: A force to be reckoned with

By Theresa Curry She was a successful artist, both critically and financially, she started businesses, taught others how to start businesses, brokered real estate, developed high-end subdivisions, and owned a business management firm. All these were minor battles, mere projects compared to the challenges Betty Curry faced at 64 years old when she was diagnosed…

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Meet TMA’s Interim Executive Director

Rhonda Buckley-Bishop is a seasoned nonprofit management executive. With more than 25 years of experience in leadership roles, both interim and permanent, she is passionate about strengthening nonprofit organizations. Rhonda has worked with organizations in both growth and crisis situations, and her special talent is fortifying teams so they can achieve or expand their organizations’ missions….

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