By Nigeria Anderson
Scleroderma Advocate For A Cure
Temeka Nelson also known as Meka is diagnosed with a rare disease Scleroderma. She is an advocate, speaker and podcaster for creating awareness and raising funds to help find a cure for Scleroderma. On June 20th 2pm to 7pm, It Couda Been Worse organization will have their first Skate For A Cure Event in Harlem, on 106st between 3rd and Lexington avenue. Scleroderma is a rare autoimmune disease characterized by abnormal connective tissue growth which can harden the skin. It can compromise everything from the heart, lungs, teeth, speech and body movement. Meka is an example of turning lemons into lemonade. Celebrities can receive endorsements and invite their wealthy friends to pay $1,000 for a plate. We are asking that you come out and donate $20 for a cause that is not mentioned on your news channels. Not everybody who is battling in their body can muster up the strength to help others. Urban Buzz Magazine is asking that you come on Sunday June 20th. It Couda Been Worse, slogan T-Shirts is a testament for all who have survived a matter not in their control.