Being the health care advocate for a child with lupus is a full-time job, and follow-up and preventive care, especially for the eyes and heart, are critically important. Start care early for long-term benefits.
Ultraviolet radiation exposure can cause special concerns in people with lupus. Experts, along with people with lupus, share tips on protecting the skin from outdoor and indoor UV radiation.
We each have the right to express ourselves. But when communication causes confusion, misunderstanding, and frustration, it’s not communication. In this article, psychologists Paul J. Donoghue, Ph.D., and Mary E. Siegel, Ph.D., examine how we speak, how we listen, and how we can be more effective at both.
People with lupus can be left with disfiguring scars and pigmentary changes that can significantly impair their self-esteem and quality of life. Dr. Andrew G. Franks speaks about dermatologic procedures that can repair damage caused by lupus.
Five men share their stories about living with lupus, and finding support in groups specifically for men.
Summer is the season of fun and relaxation, a perfect time to pick up a new hobby. Here are five popular and inexpensive pastimes for people of all activity levels, and easy ways to get started.
Thyroid problems are common in people with lupus. Learn more.
Research shows that owning a pet can be good for your health.