One thing that I have learned about lupus is, you CANNOT allow it to dictate the way things happen in your life. If you continue to live in fear of a flare, or are overly cautious about doing certain things, then you will never get the chance to experience life, and life will pass you… Continue reading Fear Of Things Going Wrong, Won’t Make Things Go Right!
You are always in a state of fear because you never know from day to day what could happen. Ever read a post that hits home? Ever hung on its every word? Ever felt like every line was extremely relatable where you were left thinking to yourself, hey, they have to be talking about me?… Continue reading Lupus, The Lifelong Battle!
This hits home today, as I am about to walk across the finish line this morning. It's been a year in searching, a year of battling my mind, my body, my family. A year of wanting to give up, a year of wanting to claim defeat, but I REMAINED strong! I am UNSTOPPABLE!
I promise you guys, this is a REAL thing!
Hello Lupies! Have you all signed up for Take Charge yet? It's a new 8 week email series that will provide you all with awesome tips and tools to help manage your everyday lives with lupus! By participating in the Take Charge email series, you will actively gain knowledge of skills that can help you: Explain… Continue reading Take Charge!
Photosensitivity or abnormal light sensitivity a major symptom of lupus. The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) loosely defines photosensitivity as "a skin rash as a result of unusual reaction to sunlight." Exposure to the sun can cause those living with lupus to experience increased disease activity with symptoms such as joint pains, weakness, fatigue and fever.… Continue reading Sunscreen For Lupus Sufferers?
Hey Lupies, The Bridge Clinical Research partnered with Aurinia Pharmaceuticals, cordially invites you all to attend their Atlanta Community Lupus Nephritis Awareness Event on Saturday, July 14th from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The invitation is open to a limited number of people interested in lupus nephritis along with a guest. The event is free, but RSVP… Continue reading Lupus Nephritis Awareness Event- Saturday July 14