I'm looking for people who have dermatomyositis. I've had this since I was 3 years old. I feel like I'm the only person who has it. the last couple of years I've had lower back pain and it's made me miserable. I lost my job a year ago (not because of my illness) and I'm depressed because I can't get any job. I need a job where I can sit down. Where I live the job market is pathetic. I want to move to Columbus but I don't have the money to do that. One time I went to a job interview for an accounting position and I was told that I would have to lift heavy files boxes. I told the interviewer that I can't lift heavy objects. Didn't get the job (suprise). Looking to talk to people about their experience with dermatomyositis.
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