Have you ever wondered what it’s like having Common Variable Immunodeficiency Disease (CVID)? This video explores day-to-day life from the point of view of Keith Finch who was diagnosed with it in 2011.
After years of enduring ear problems and increasingly bad panic attacks, when he found out there was an actual name to what was wrong. After having infusion treatments, Keith was feeling better, but began to put on weight. He returned to his immunologist doctor who raised the dosage on his medication.
“It’s still a struggle, and I still get sick,” the narrator says, “but it’s something I have to accept, and I have to live with.” He urges other sufferers to take advantage of their good days, and to not give up hope.