Posts from the Living with Lupus category

General Information, Living with Lupus, Lupus Flare, Lupus Information, Main Blog, Nutrition

“Lupus Secrets”: Lupus information you need to know

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Who is Dr. Thomas? What did others think of the webinar and is it worth watching? The “Lupus Secrets” Webinar “Lupus Secrets” video presentation with valuable lupus ...

Depression, Gratitude, Living with Lupus, Main Blog

The Gratitude Attitude: Inspirational Quotes

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is a gratitude attitude? Here are five ways to get started on your road having a gratitude attitude: Ten gratitude quotes to get you started:   What is a ...

General Information, Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Nutrition

The Paleo and Anti-Inflammatory Diet: What you should know

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is the Anti-Inflammatory Diet and Paleo Diet? Are they good for lupus and other autoimmune diseases? What is the Anti-Inflammatory Diet? What is the Paleo Diet? ...

Depression, General Information, Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Mind/Body Connection, Nutrition, Stress

Lupus/Chronic Illness: The Mind/Body Connection

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is the Mind/Body Connection? How can emotions affect physical well-being? How do you achieve balance and build a stronger mind/body connection?   What is ...

General Information, Living with Lupus, Lupus Flare, Lupus Information, Main Blog, Photosensitivity, Symptoms

Lupus Flares: Recognizing one, triggers, and prevention

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is lupus? What is a lupus flare and how do I recognize one? So how is a lupus flare recognized? What can trigger a lupus flare? Can anything prevent a lupus ...

General Information, Living with Lupus, Lupus Rash, Main Blog, Photosensitivity

Lupus and Photosensitivity: When the Sun is Your Enemy

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is Photosensitivity? What does it mean to be photosensitive? How do you know if you have photosensitivity? Lupus and Photosensitivity: What can I do to protect ...

For the Caregiver, Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Where to Find Help

Caring for the Caregiver: What you need to know

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: A new story about Dick and Jane Care-giving can trigger a whole host of difficult emotions What can you do as a caregiver to find balance? Caring for a Caregiver ...

Brain Fog, General Information, Invisible Illness, Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Symptoms, Where to Find Help

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

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is lupus brain fog? What are the signs of a brain fog? How can these problems affect daily life? What can I do to cope with a lupus brain fog? The good news! ...

Invisible Illness, Living with Lupus, Main Blog

Invisible Illness: “But you look so good.”

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is an Invisible Illness? Labeling and Stigmas for those with Invisible Illness Understanding Invisible Illness   What is an Invisible Illness? Have you ...

Coping With Lupus, Depression, General Information, Gratitude, Invisible Illness, Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Mind/Body Connection, Parenting with Chronic Illness

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

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Coping with Lupus Some Main Challenges you May Face Things You Can Do To Help Yourself With hope, there are always possibilities   Coping with Lupus Whether you ...

Coping With Lupus, General Information, Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Parenting with Chronic Illness, Symptoms

Living With Lupus: In What Ways Can Lupus Affect the Body?

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Living With Lupus: How Can Lupus Affect the Body? Lupus Effect on the Body: A Head to Toe Listing In Conclusion   Living With Lupus: How Can Lupus Affect the ...

Featured, Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Stress

Lupus and Holiday Stress

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Lupus and Holiday Stress The holidays are here and coming jingling along with them are all of the joy and stress of family gatherings; the I-have-no-idea-what-gift-to-buy- ...

Depression, Diagnosis, Living with Lupus, Main Blog

Dealing With a Lupus Depression: How Do You Cope?

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Dealing with a Lupus Depression: How do you cope? The Five Stages of Grieving Some Warning Signs of Clinical Depression and Where to Get Help How do you combat a ...

Living with Lupus, Main Blog, Nutrition

The Lupus and Diet Dilemma

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: The Lupus and Diet Dilemma: What should we eat? What should we avoid? Tricks are for kids Lupus and Diet: What are the recommendations for what we should be eating? ...