Contents: Preparing The Flight The Hotel Room Getting Around Town The Food The Medications In Case of an Emergency In one of our recent Facebook chats, the subject of traveling with lupus was d...Read More
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Two Scenarios SCENARIO ONE: Sarah’s heart is racing as she sits in her doctor’s office awaiting her test results. The visible facial rash and joint pain that appeared after her baby was bo...Read More
Contents: Introduction Food Allergies Drug Allergies Environmental Allergies Outlook Introduction Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects around 1.5 million people in the United States. It is...Read More
Contents: What are the facts? How to Deal with Depression & Anxiety How to Deal with Worry About the Future How to Deal with Social Activities How to Deal with Explaining Lupus to Your Friends How...Read More
Contents: Lupus Fatigue: Cause and Symptoms What Helps: Treatment and Preventative Measures Closing Sometimes the only time I don’t feel tired is when I am exhausted. I am sure many of you who h...Read More
SHAME. The word shame can be described as a painful, social emotion that can be seen as a result of an awareness of inadequacy or guilt. Experiencing shame is, honestly, one of the most miserable an...Read More
Contents: Cognitive Dysfunction Migraines CNS Vasculitis Fibromyalgia Organic Brain Syndrome Central Nervous System Lupus Tests and Diagnostics Outlook When you say your lupus is “getting o...Read More
1) It is NOT Contagious I repeat. LUPUS IS NOT CONTAGIOUS. Lupus is an autoimmune disease. This means that your immune system cannot tell the difference between the healthy cells and the harmful cell...Read More
Contents: Blood Disorders Anemia Thrombosis Vasculitis Other Issues Conclusion Lupus, on many levels, can make one’s blood boil. That may be ...Read More
Contents: EPA’s SunWise UV Index App MANGO Health App Lupus Tracker Pro Image InBox The Lupus Companion Other Helpful Apps In the age of iPads, iPhones, Androids, tablets, laptops, PC&...Read More
Contents: The Gastrointestinal System Esophagus Irritation Digestive Woes Crohn’s & Colitis Peptic Ulcers Pancreatitis Peritonitis and Ascites Liver Complications Conclusion The Gastroint...Read More