Lupus Foundation of America Medical Director Dr. Joan Merrill provides an overview of lupus and its health effects.
Lupus and Stress
Physical and emotional stress are amng the suspected triggers for a lupus flare. People with lupus should reduce stress to help them cope with lupus and improve their overall well-being.
This recording was presented as part of Ask the Experts, a series of educational talks and presentations on a variety of topics designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus. To see other presented topics, please visit www.lupus.org/ask.
Presenter: Cindy Coney
Presentation date: March 4, 2013
Length: 16 minutes
Dr. Karen Costenbader of the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston provides information about ways people living with lupus can better cope with the disease.