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Lupus and Low Disease Activity

  Achieving Low Disease Activity Contents: What is Lupus Low Disease Activity State (LLDAS)? Integrated and Complementary Approaches to Achieving LLDAS In Conclusion Everyday, individuals living with...

The Elusive Liver

Your Lupus, Your Body: The Elusive Liver Function of the Liver Conditions of the Liver, Diagnostics, Treatment Lupus Hepatitis Vasculitis and Hepatic Vasculitis Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome and ...

Lupus and Your Lungs

  Your Lupus, Your Body Starting in August, we are kicking-off a brand-new, bi-weekly series of blog articles called, Your Lupus, Your Body.  Each blog article will highlight how lupus can and d...

The Lupus and Diet Dilemma

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? Ok, now for the bad news...

4th of July and Being a Dad with Lupus!

Here are some thoughts from a dad as we begin the summer vacation season and the 4th of July holiday … but these are important for any day of the year … because you are a dad 365 days a ye...

Lupus in Children

Contents: Lupus in Children Causes Diagnosing Lupus in Children What is the treatment for lupus in children? What is the prognosis or long-term outlook for children diagnosed with lupus? Helping your ...

Lupus Awareness Month 2018

Kaleidoscope Fighting Lupus May is National Lupus Awareness Month – a time for Kaleidoscope Fighting Lupus and partnering organizations across the country to highlight the disease. May 10th is W...

The Heart of the Matter

Lupus and the Cardiovascular System Lupus and the cardiovascular system are about as friendly as the Montagues and the Capulets.  In fact, the cardiovascular system, (which includes the heart and blo...

Mouth Sores and Lupus

Contents: Introduction How is it diagnosed? What may be causing my mouth sores if it is not lupus? How are mouth sores treated? What can be done to help alleviate or prevent them How can my dentist he...

Peripheral Neuropathy

Contents: What is peripheral neuropathy? What causes peripheral neuropathy? What are the symptoms? How is it diagnosed? How is it treated? Alternative treatments and self-care options In Conclusion &n...

Diagnosing Lupus and Lupus Tests

Contents: Diagnosing Lupus Very Important Information Preparing for a Doctor Visit How is a lupus diagnosis confirmed? Blood Tests Imaging Tests Biopsy Some Questions to Ask After a Lupus Diagnosis Y...