Posts from the Treatments category

About Lupus, Featured, General Information, Main Blog, The Doctors

Your First Visit to the Rheumatologist

POSTED BY Kelli Roseta / Contents: What to Expect When You Are Expecting…A Lupus Diagnosis What is a Rheumatologist? What to Bring What to Ask? The Physical Exam Tips on Having a Successful ...

Featured, General Information, Main Blog, The Doctors

What Types of Doctors Treat Lupus?

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Introduction Dermatologist Cardiologist Endocrinologist Family Doctor Gastroenterologist Nephrologist Neurologist Perinatologist Psychologist Pulmonologist ...

Alternative Lupus Treatments, Main Blog, Medications, Vitamin D

Vitamin D Deficiency and Lupus

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Introduction What is vitamin D and how does it affect the body? What do the studies show about vitamin D deficiency and lupus show? What are the symptoms for vitamin ...

About Lupus, Main Blog, Medications, Plaquenil, Treatments

Plaquenil: What you need to know

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is Plaquenil? Other than Plaquenil, what are the other antimalarial drugs? Why are antimalarial drugs used to treat lupus? How do antimalarial drugs work to ...

Main Blog, Medications, Prednisone, Treatments

Prednisone: The benefits and risks

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is prednisone and why is it prescribed? What is the benefit? How should it be used? 10 Things you should know/do before taking prednisone What side effects can ...

About Lupus, General Information, Main Blog, Pregnancy and Lupus, Symptoms, Treatments

Lupus and Pregnancy: What you need to know

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Can I have a healthy pregnancy if I have SLE? 5 Steps for Preparing for Your Pregnancy What can I expect during a pregnancy with lupus? Are there any risks for the ...

Autoimmune Diseases, Invisible Illness, Main Blog, Medications, Raynaud's

Raynaud’s Disease or Raynaud’s Phenomenon: Symptoms, causes, treatments, and preventing flare-ups

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: How do you say it? What is it? What are the symptoms of Raynaud’s? What causes Raynaud’s Phenomenon or Raynaud’s Disease? What are the treatment options for ...

Alternative Lupus Treatments, General Information, Main Blog, Medications, Treatments

Alternative Lupus Treatments and Therapies

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Complementary Medicine Complementary and Alternative Supplements and Treatments for Lupus Alternative Lupus Therapies/Treatments Complementary/Alternative Lupus ...

Clinical Trials, General Information, Main Blog, Medications, Treatments

Lupus Treatment Options: Lupus Medications

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Lupus Medications Some Common Lupus Medications Trials and Other Things to Consider   Lupus Medications Lupus manifests differently in each patient (Please see: ...

About Lupus, Alternative Lupus Treatments, General Information, Main Blog, Medications, Symptoms

Medications for Lupus…What is right for you?

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What are some of the prescribed medications for lupus and how do I know what is right for me? The two main types of Lupus Overlap Diseases Common Lupus Medications ...