Sixteen year old Kylie has decided to face her discoid lupus diagnosis with a positive and optimistic attitude.
In March, Stacey Kozel set out to trek the estimated 2,200 miles on the Appalachian Trail, all while paralyzed from complications from lupus.
The sight of spring sunshine after months of dull winter skies gives many people a single-minded urge to lather on the tanning lotion and bask in the backyard for hours. But when you’re living with lupus, soaking up the sun can mean setting yourself up for a flare.
Ten year old Nicole transformed her love of reading and doing cartwheels into a successful endeavor to raise money and awareness in the fight against lupus to support her mom, Sharon. This is her story.
Children and teens experience a wide range of physical and emotional changes as they grow. This month Andrea Knight, MD MSCE, offers insight into how lupus can greatly impact a child’s or teen’s mental health.
Shannon Boxx is a mother, a soccer player and an Olympic Gold Medalist. But the thing she wants more than anything, is a cure for lupus.
April is National Minority Health Month. Led by the Office of Minority Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this month highlights the key role that disparities (great differences) play in the health and health care of communities across the country.
Maurissa has lived with lupus for most of her life and thought conceiving a child would never be possible for her and her husband Jed. Read more about their story