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Episode 91: Interview with Leea Sarvela on Thriving While Undiagnosed

Episode 91: Interview with Leea Sarvela on Thriving While Undiagnosed

What happens when you are diagnosed as undiagnosed? In this episode, we speak to Leea Sarvela who shares her experience of this situation with an undiagnosed autoimmune condition. Leea shares her experience of living with childhood symptoms without a diagnosis, and the journey of accepting an un-diagnosis, moving forward into a place of purpose, while deciding to go into pre-med studies to serve in healthcare and medicine. With the support of family and community, Leea shares how she has developed the strength and courage to share her story, develop a future in medicine, and also serve the community in autoimmune nonprofit volunteering.Do you or a loved one live with an undiagnosed condition and seek community/research answers?  Learn more about the Undiagnosed Diseases Network: https://undiagnosed.hms.harvard.edu/ Learn about the Autoimmune Community Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to autoimmune health equity: www.acicommunity.org

Duration: 32 min

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