Knowing how to wash your hands properly and knowing when to wash your hands is key to avoiding infections for people with lupus.
Reports that Toni Braxton was hospitalized for complications from lupus are a reminder that people with lupus experience disease flares that can be triggered by environmental factors like stress or exhaustion.
Pay attention to these warning signs which can indicate the need for help.
Pain is cited as the most common reason Americans access the health care system.
Anxiety and depression often accompany lupus, for a variety of reasons. It's important to learn the signs and when to seek treatment.
We need accurate statistics on the incidence and prevalence of lupus and its associated rate of mortality and a much more robust public and private lupus research effort on lupus.
When April Golston of Santa Cruz, California, was preparing to send her son off to college, she never dreamed that arranging health insurance coverage or finding a new health care team would be such frustrating obstacles.
Trial results offer hope of a more effective and tolerable treatment option to manage lupus-related kidney disease.