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Stories That Inspire Us
"I am without a doubt healthier, stronger—both mentally and physically—and probably a better person since I was diagnosed with MS."
"I feel that the psoriasis gives me a story to tell, you know, in the form of expressing myself through my instrument."
"I realized that I had a platform where I could actually share the positive side of Crohn's."
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Hepatitis C is a contagious liver disease that ranges in severity from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a serious lifelong illness that attacks the liver. It is spread primarily through contact with the blood of an infected person.