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Blog | Aug. 31, 2017

It’s time to get connected

For years, our Health Educators have received feedback from people with lupus about wanting a place where they can connect with others and receive support without having to leave their homes.

Blog | Mar. 14, 2017

Sharing the Journey: Allergy Season

With lupus, allergy season can worsen inflammation and make you more vulnerable to infection.

Blog | Mar. 02, 2017

Allie Gutshall: My Fight for Life

Before lupus, Allie was fiercely independent and faced every challenge head on. She thought that would all have to change when she was diagnosed with lupus. But with the help of her mom, Allie has been able to triumph over the obstacles that come from a life with chronic illness.

Blog | Aug. 02, 2016

The Brutal Toll of Chronic Pain

Hilary Greek bravely shares her struggles with the chronic pain caused by lupus and fibromyalgia.

Blog | Jul. 28, 2016

6 Sensible Sunscreen Tips

Updated advice on choosing a sunscreen product and getting maximum protection.

Blog | Jul. 14, 2016

Lorenzo Hall: Dancing Helps Me Express Myself

Lorenzo Hall copes with his difficult lupus diagnosis by dancing.

Blog | Jun. 23, 2016

Kylie Katz: “I won’t let lupus define who I am”

Sixteen year old Kylie has decided to face her discoid lupus diagnosis with a positive and optimistic attitude.

Blog | May. 17, 2016

Here Comes the Sun (and Your Photosensitivity)

The sight of spring sunshine after months of dull winter skies gives many people a single-minded urge to lather on the tanning lotion and bask in the backyard for hours. But when you’re living with lupus, soaking up the sun can mean setting yourself up for a flare.