"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
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’ —
"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
I’ve learned to own them, live and sooth them… they will always be apart of my story… I AM WHAT I AM… I am what I am, All imperfections included… from my #WHOOPWHOOP’S, #YEPYEP’S and #WHATWHAT’S to my pain, sorrow and sadness… I am what I am, because of the journey that was placed before… Continue reading I AM WHAT I AM… — Dance with the devil
"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
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
Most of you may know that exercising doesn't always come easy for those of us already feeling as though we've just crossed the finish line for a iron man marathon on the daily. However, some of us are able to remain active and exercise quite often. For those of you who can, I am just… Continue reading What Exercises Do You Do?
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 :\