‘From a cane to a walker, into a wheelchair,’ says woman with stiff-person syndrome | Canada Tonight

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Robyn Cook, a woman diagnosed with stiff-person syndrome, says she went from ‘very high functioning,’ to ‘quickly deteriorating.’ It took five years to get a diagnosis, a ‘very isolating time’ while the illness progressively ‘got worse and worse.’ Cook has since received treatment and has seen improvements.

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