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Shannon Boxx is a decoracted U.S. soccer star that is just figuring out how to be happy with doing what she loves once again. Despite her three Olympic Gold Medals and her FIFA recognition as one of the best female players in the world in 2005, Boxx spent a decade feeling along, frustrated and confused.She has Lupus and Sjogren's Syndrome, two chronic autoimmune disorders. She hid them from the world from 2002 until 2012. Now, after announcing her disorders publicly, Boxx can enjoy her career again.