Did you know??? Lupus can be traced as far back as the author of the Hippocratic Oath- a greek philosopher born in 430 BC, whose chronicles depicted patients with the classic butterfly facial rash associated with the disease. MORE: Nine important facts about lupus you may not know. In the 1200s, Rogerius Frugardi coins the term “lupus” a word that comes from the latin word for “wolf” Confusion … Continue reading The History of Lupus
Lupus is an autoimmune condition that affects the muscle, tissues and organs. Thousands of patients with autoimmune diseases have seen recovery with the following plan. Supplements: 1. Vitamin D3– Essential for balancing hormones in the body and proper functioning of your immune system. Over 80% of people are deficient in vitamin D3. 2. Collagen Protein Powder– The root cause of lupus is leaky gut syndrome. … Continue reading Natural Treatments for Lupus
Today is Lupus Awareness Day in Georgia! More than 100 advocates are meeting with their elected officials to share their stories and the impact lupus has on their lives! Get to know lupus! Continue reading Georgia’s Lupus Awareness Day!
Listen as Cleveland Clinic’s rheumatologist, Dr. Howard R. Smith, discusses lupus treatment options. Continue reading Lupus Treatment
Data released Tuesday by Aurinia Pharmaceuticals may bring exciting news for those of you living with a lupus-related kidney disease. Lupus nephritis is one of the most severe complications of lupus affecting the kidney’s of as many as 40 percent of those with this chronic, auto-immune disease. However, in the phase 2b study released Tuesday, nearly half of lupus nephritis patients treated with a low … Continue reading Breaking News!
Oh, how discouraging it is to constantly hear of all of the lupus warriors who have lost their battles to lupus. It was just yesterday that a patient called to cancer her daughter’s appointment due to her passing on from complications of lupus. BUMMER and definitely NOT a good feeling for someone like myself who has to deal and constantly be at war with my … Continue reading And You Thought Lupus Wasn’t Serious?
DON’T let lupus bend you over backwards! Be bigger than lupus! Be the boss AND continue to be bold, continue to be brave, flexible, fearless, and most importantly, LOVING! Continue reading Live Beyond Lupus