I Have Lupus
Tips for staying healthy and managing lupus in every area of your life.
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How lupus affects the renal (kidney) system
Lupus can cause inflammation in the kidneys or may cause other kidney problems.article
The six keys to preparing for a doctor's appointment
Preparation is the key to getting the best from your health care providers.article
Long-distance lupus care
Have a long-distance rheumatologist? These four tips will help you stay healthy between visits.article
A son remembers -- and gives back
Learn why 25-year-old Elijah White decided to participate in a clinical trial.Personal Story
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Diet and nutrition with lupus
In general, you should always try to eat a nutritious, well-balanced, and varied diet.article
What is self-advocacy?
You may have heard or seen the term “self-advocacy.” But what does it mean to advocate for yourself?article
Explaining lupus to others
A good way to explain lupus is to make clear what it is not before talking about what lupus is.article
Cardiovascular disease prevention
Practical advice on reducing your risk factors for heart attack, blood clots and stroke.slideshow
What is lupus?
An introduction to this chronic autoimmune disease.article
Planning a pregnancy
Pregnancy is no longer considered an impossibility if you have lupus.article
What is a flare?
The standard, global consensus definition of a disease flare.article
Can I still work after my lupus diagnosis?
Modifications in the workplace can make it easier to keep working with lupus.article
What is photosensitivity?
Photosensitivity is the term used to describe sensitivity to ultraviolet rays.Q & A
About Raynaud's Disease
Raynaud's Disease is a common overlapping condition that causes numbness in the fingertips and toes.article