Children with lupus may have a higher risk for developing cancer – especially blood cancers such as non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and leukemia – compared to children without lupus.
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Ask the Expert: Mr. Paul DelPonte from National Alliance for Caregiving discusses the caregiving and lupus.
For many young people with lupus, the transition to caring for themselves as adults is challenging.
Dr. Emily von Scheven of the University of California at San Francisco discusses the challenges of caring for a child with lupus.
Many experience changing dynamics in their relationship when a loved one is handed a lupus diagnosis.
How 504 Plans and IEPs Can Help Children With Lupus Succeed in School
As a member of the design team on the popular series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Eduardo Xol helps improve the lives of a family in need every week for ABC TV. Off camera, Xol is helping his sister cope with lupus.
Keeping track of your medications, and taking them correctly, can feel overwhelming. Learn more about how to get the most out of your medications.
Please join us whether you are a patient, caregiver, or anyone who wants to learn more about lupus.
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Our Annual Lupus Symposium in Augusta has moved to March 22, 2014!
Our Social Butterfly group is a non-mediated, casual gathering where lupies and/or their loved ones can gather to talk, get to know one another, share stories, and make friends. Sometimes it helps to share your experiences with people who really "get it"! *Groups also meet in American Fork, and St. George. Follow Link for more information.
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