I Am Newly Diagnosed
Learn how to manage your symptoms and adjust to life with lupus.
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Contact a health educator
Our health educators are always available to answer your questions and give you the help you need.article
When to call the doctor
You should call the doctor about any change in or worsening of symptoms as soon as possible.article
I have lupus: Now what?
Lisa Walters struggled to get her diagnosis. Now that she knows, she's ready to keep moving forward.Personal Story
Hair loss and lupus
Hair loss is a common side effect of lupus and the medications used for treatment.article
Prognosis and life expectancy
While in some cases lupus can be fatal, the prognosis is better today than ever before.article
Complementary and alternative medicines
It is not known if most alternative and complementary treatments work due to lack of testing.article
Can something in the diet cause lupus?
The development of lupus is not related to anything in a person's diet.Q & A
Lupus remission: The basics
Some people with lupus may become symptom-free in response to treatment.article
What does it mean when lupus is "active"?
Disease activity is caused by inflammation in an organ or organ system.Q & A
Does everyone with lupus go into remission?
There is no typical course for this disease, as lupus affects each person differently.Q & A