Posts Tagged as lupus

Autoimmune Diseases, Invisible Illness, Main Blog, Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, Overlap Diseases

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease: MCTD Explained

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is a connective tissue disease? What is MCTD? What are some signs and symptoms of MCTD? How is it diagnosed? What is the cause of MCTD and can it be prevented? ...

General Information, Lupus Awareness, Main Blog, Symptoms

Help Spread Lupus Awareness 2014

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / May is Lupus Awareness Month Did you know that May is Lupus Awareness Month and that May 10 is worldwide Lupus Awareness Day? If you did, you are probably already working hard ...

Featured, Main Blog, Medications, 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 ...

Diagnosis, General Information, Lupus Information, Main Blog, Symptoms

Lupus Disease: Life Expectancy

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Lupus complications and how they are managed/treated Life Expectancy In conclusion   When diagnosed with any disease, the concerns and questions about what this ...

General Information, Lupus in Men, Main Blog, Symptoms

Symptoms of Lupus in Men

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: Lupus: Not just a woman’s disease Symptoms of Lupus in Men In Conclusion   Lupus: Not just a woman’s disease Lupus, a chronic autoimmune disease, is ...

General Information, Lupus 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 ...

Main Blog, Prescription Assistance, Social Security Disability, Where to Find Help

Prescription Drug Assistance and Social Security Disability

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Perscription Drug Assistance Lupus and other autoimmune diseases can be devastating, not only to one’s physical health, but to one’s financial health. For those ...

Autoimmune Diseases, Diagnosis, General Information, Lupus Information, Main Blog

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is systemic lupus erythematosis? Here are some common lupus symptoms: Diagnosing Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Systems Affected by SLE What are the treatments ...

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! ...

General Information, Lupus Awareness, Main Blog, Symptoms

Help Spread Lupus Awareness

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / May is Lupus Awareness Month Did you know that May is Lupus Awareness Month and that May 10 is worldwide Lupus Awareness Day? If you did, you are probably already working hard ...

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 ...

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: ...

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 ...

Diagnosis, General Information, Lupus Information, Main Blog, Symptoms, Where to Find Help

Lupus Symptoms and Signs

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is Lupus? What are the four types of lupus? Lupus Symptoms and Signs A Quick Synopsis of Some Common Lupus Symptoms and Signs Some Super Resources   What ...

General Information, Lupus Rash, Main Blog, Photosensitivity, Symptoms

The Lupus Butterfly Rash or Malar Rash: Information You Need to Know.

POSTED BY Karrie Sundbom / Contents: What is lupus? What is a Malar or Butterfly Rash? So What Can Be Some of the Causes of a Malar, or Butterfly Rash? Could having the butterfly rash be a sign that you ...

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? ...