Tag Archives: Woman

Woman, 25, diagnosed with ALS eight years after the disease killed her twin sister and has 6 weeks

EXCLUSIVE: Thriving horse rider, 25, diagnosed with ALS 8 years after the disease killed her twin sister begs Donald Trump to help her access to $ 700,000 drug as doctors say she will likely stop breathing in weeks Jaci Hermstad, 25, was diagnosed with ALS in February, 8 years after her twin sister Alex died… Read More »

MKSAP: 62-year-old woman with a sun allergy

Test your medicine knowledge with the MKSAP challenge, in partnership with the American College of Physicians. A 62-year-old woman is evaluated for a “sun allergy,” manifesting as a rash on her scalp, eyelids, upper back, and knuckles. This started 2 years ago, but is less pronounced over the winter months. Medical history is unremarkable. Her only medication… Read More »