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How To Survive The Beach When You Have Lupus — Safinabox

"Having lupus doesn’t mean you need to miss out on life, it just means you need to take some extra steps to make sure you’re healthy and safe, so you can enjoy all the fun!" It is quite interesting learning and incorporating the coping mechanism that the individuals alike chooses for battling their lupus issues.… Continue reading How To Survive The Beach When You Have Lupus — Safinabox

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Life Of A Warrior : Oyinda ‘YindaaBee’ —

Initially, I didn’t understand that Lupus didn’t have a cure. Therefore I didn’t know that I’d have to take the medications I was discharged with, for the rest of my life. I’ve had the chance to ask an motivating instagrammer called Oyinda, a number of questions about what it’s like living with her medical condition… Continue reading Life Of A Warrior : Oyinda ‘YindaaBee’ —

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You Are Much More Than This — Ceaseless Joy

"We are more than our ailments and baggage we carry—we are so much more than fractured scraps pieced together with paste. We are not defined by our past, health, or failures." I often feel as though the world spins around me as I stand still—life passes on for the masses and, instead of moving on… Continue reading You Are Much More Than This — Ceaseless Joy

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Sometimes Your Greatest Supporter Is Your Pet

"I haven't had an easy run since being diagnosed last year and I am only 24. My biggest supporter had to be in the photo with me. I hope to see lots of people wearing purple." -Shared by April Bond

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 Lupies Continue To Fight

My medical doctor, old rheumatologist and psychiatrists all have submitted information to the state of Michigan saying I am disabled and unable to work, but I have continued to be denied for my disability!  "I was diagnosed with systemic lupus in 2013, by my medical doctor, seen a rheumatologist and confirmed the lupus diagnosis, started… Continue reading  Lupies Continue To Fight

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You May Be Flaring When…

  Can any of you relate? You know you're hurting when crawling is the lesser of two evils. How many of you have ever been in such pain that crawling was not even an option either? Ugh, but such is life when you're living with lupus :\

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Positivity Lupies

"A strong, positive attitude will create more miracles than any 'lupus' wonder drug." -Patricia Neal Did you know that positive thinking is believed to aid people in fighting off common colds and other ailments? And did you know that negative thinking may cause areas of the brain to weaken a person’s immune response to the… Continue reading Positivity Lupies

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Lupies, You Are What You Eat 

Did you know that the majority of the time the way your body functions is often a reaction to what you eat? Lupies be leery of what you put into your body. Be also sure to keep a food log to keep track of how your eating habits may create lupus flares or how they… Continue reading Lupies, You Are What You Eat