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Lupus Awareness- Day 12

Fact:

Twenty years ago, only 40% of the people with Lupus were expected to live more than three years after being diagnosed. Today, between 80 and 90% of people with Lupus can live a normal lifespan.

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Four years later and I am still alive (THANK GOD). And I am hopeful that I will be a part of the 80 and 90% of people who go on to live out healthy, long lives. Let’s get to KNOW LUPUS one day, one fact, and one video at a time!

Sources Include:
Lupus Fact Sheet from Lupus Research Institute, Fun Facts & Stats from LupusAwareness.webs.com/Wikipedia, and the Lupus Foundation of America
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