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Prednisone: The benefits and risks

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / What is prednisone and why is it prescribed? What is the benefit? The main benefit of prednisone is that it is a corticosteroid medication that is very effective in decreasing ...

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The Gratitude Attitude: Inspirational Quotes

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / What is a gratitude attitude? As we are deep into all of the joy and stress that the holiday season offers, it seems like a good time of the year to take a moment to breathe, ...

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Lupus in Children

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Lupus in Children Children playing doctor is normal, but a real visit with your child to the doctor for a serious health concern is certainly no longer fun and games. There ...

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Lupus/Chronic Illness: The Mind/Body Connection

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom /  What is the Mind/Body Connection? The term “mind/body connection” refers to the way your body responds to the way you think, feel, and act.  Stress, anxiety, emotional ...

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Caring for the Caregiver: What you need to know

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Caring for the Caregiver   A new story about Dick and Jane. Dick met Jane. They got married. Dick and Jane were happy and healthy.  Dick and Jane took care of each other. Dick ...

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Lupus Brain Fog: What is it and how do you cope?

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / What is lupus brain fog? Is this image something you can relate to? Have you been forgetful lately?  Are you having trouble concentrating, remembering things, or feeling ...

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Coping with Lupus: How Does Lupus Affect Your State of Mind and Body?

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom /   Coping with Lupus:How Does Lupus Affect Your State of Mind and Body? Whether you have been recently diagnosed with lupus or have been living with it for many years, learning ...

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Dealing With a Lupus Depression: How Do You Cope?

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom /    Dealing with a Lupus Depression: How do you cope?  Because lupus can force you to make adjustments in your life and any change is not always easy, it is understandable how ...