Ask the Expert: Dr. Betsy Blazek-O'Neill discusses the benefits of exercise for people with lupus, exercises to try, and special considerations.
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Dr. Joe Raphael discusses how you can use diet, nutrition and exercise to improve your health and maintain a positive quality of life despite lupus.
Though your body may be layered under sweatshirts and coats, staying active and healthy is important in the winter months.
The researchers hoped to learn the effects of an exercise program, Wii Fit, on fatigue, emotional state, sleep, and pain in African-American women with lupus.
Just like everyone else, people with lupus need to exercise regularly or engage in some kind of movement, and most people with lupus can take part in some form of activity. To understand why fitness is so important, it helps to understand what exactly is going on in your body when you work up a sweat.
Participants in yoga, tai chi, and Pilates all benefit physically and mentally from the exercises. However, there are differences between the forms.
Lupus is an unpredictable and life-changing disease. Putting yourself in charge of your own health, relationships and life is just one way fight back against lupus.
2014 Walk to End Lupus Now
April 26, 2014
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Long-distance cycling event designed to raise awareness of Lupus and funds to help improve the lives of those who suffer from the disease.