Krissen Swiftwolfe, once an avid soccer player, poses at the NationsWest Fieldhouse where she exercises in North Battleford. Duncan Caines-Brenner/battlefordsNOW Staff
March 18, 2016 - 5:17pm
Updated: March 23, 2016 - 11:30am
“When they said there was no cure, I got sad.”
Krissen Swiftwolfe is a 14-year-old member of the Moosomin First Nation who has Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), an autoimmune disease that triggers her immune system to attack her body’s healthy tissue.