Lupus And Sun Sensitivity

Hey Lupies, Summer is here and it’s imperative that we take precautions to reduce the effects of sun exposure. About two-thirds of the people with lupus are UV light-sensitive. Many experience an increase in lupus symptoms after being exposed to ultraviolet (UV) rays, either from the sun or from artificial light. Sunlight may cause also a lupus flare, resulting in fever, joint pain, or even … Continue reading Lupus And Sun Sensitivity

This Friday: Put On Purple Day 

POP Day is an annual part of lupus awareness month where people wear purple and buildings and other landmarks are illuminated in purple light to help call attention to the impact of lupus.  Join the lupus foundation and get your family, friends, team members, and coworkers involved for this year’s event! For a future with #nolupus we must first get to #knowlupus  Continue reading This Friday: Put On Purple Day