Julian treasures every step he takes, which is in contrast to the many people who dread working out.
“It’s just really hard for me to do anything,” he says — hard because Julian suffers from scleroderma. Causing inflammation, pain, and hardened skin, his body is attacking itself throughout the skin and organs. His lungs, kidneys, and other organs could eventually fail due to his condition.
Julian is afflicted with a disease that is rare and affects only 100,000 Americans. It’s so excruciating it can disable … and even kill them.
“A bad day is typically just not being able to get out of bed, [with] no energy,” he says.
Hopefully Julian won