Join Us In The Fight Against SCA-7
Our mission is to bring awareness to the condition of SCA-7
bring awareness to SCA-7
FACT: As SCA-7 progresses, victims (regardless of age) experience difficulty swallowing and will eventually need to use feeding tubes to prevent lung aspirations.
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The People Affected by SCA-7
FACT: As SCA-7 progresses, victims (regardless of age) experience decreased coordination of movement to the extent that normal daily functions, from writing to self-care, become impossible.
My wife, Sharon, passed from difficulties related to SCA-7. We would fight every day to improve her quality of life.
– Jerry Franklin Sr –
I am more than just coping with this very debilitating disease, because no matter how difficult it is, I choose to keep moving forward toward having a quality of life!
– Valerie Reeves –
It’s been heartbreaking to watch as many as 4 generations of my family…beautiful, smart, productive people…be stricken with this dreaded disease that robs families.
– Dorothy M. Smith –
FACT: As SCA-7 progresses, all victims (regardless of age) experience muscular weakening and decreased balance to the extent of becoming wheelchair-bound
FACT: As SCA-7 progresses, victims (regardless of age) lose color vision, and eventually go completely blind.