https://resources.lupus.org/entry/self-advocacy

Managing your care and treatment

Lupus Foundation of America

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Sarah Stothers, RN, BS shares tips on self-advocacy in lupus. The unpredictability of lupus can be overwhelming at times, especially when attempting to navigate a maze-like healthcare system. It is important to know how to self-advocate by knowing your rights and responsibilities, speaking up for your rights, and making choices and decisions that affect your health.

Sarah Stothers, RN, BS

is a national nurse health educator for the Lupus Foundation of America.