I saw this post on Facebook last night. It was posted by the Lupus In Color Facebook page. They are often posting awesomely inspirational messages and posts for all of their followers, but this one in particular happened to catch my eye because it wasn't like none I've seen from them. "We all have many… Continue reading What Face Are You Wearing Today?
At times like these, I am really devastated that I have to live with this lupus. And it is times like these, where I am literally at work sitting at my desk with tears streaming down my face because not only do I not feel well and forcibly having to sit upright in excruciating pain,… Continue reading I Just Don’t Have The Energy
Do you know the signs & symptoms of a Lupus Flare? If you experience any of these symptoms below it may be a sign you are experiencing a flare... Signs & Symptoms of Lupus Flare: * Increased Fatigue *Photo-sensitivity *Headaches/Migraines *Fever *Rashes *Mouth Sores Make sure to let your doctor or healthcare professional know if… Continue reading Know The Signs
Oh Wow! I had absolutely no idea that Nick Cannon served as the Grand Marshal for the Lupus Foundation of America’s Washington, DC Walk to End Lupus Now event. . That's so cool. It's great to see celebrities who suffer from lupus actually advocating and using their platform to bring about awareness. I think that's… Continue reading Nick Cannon Talks Lupus
How many of you can relate? It is much easier to utter the words "I'm fine," than it is to explain what's really going on in your head and with your body... No one ever seems to understand!
I often feel this way because I have family members, friends and colleagues who assume that just because I was able one day, that I am able again on this day, today. It really has began to bother me. I go above and beyond to please each and every one of my family members, friends… Continue reading It Probably Cost Me A Lot!
Ever since revealing her lupus diagnosis in 2015, singer Selena Gomez has been extremely vocal about her experiences with the disease. Gomez has been upfront about the impact that the autoimmune disease has had on her health, her career and her quality of life. However, Gomez has taken awareness one step further early Thursday morning with her reveal… Continue reading Selena Gomez Undergoes Kidney Transplant Due To Lupus
"A positive attitude gives you power over your circumstances instead of your circumstances having power over you." ~Joyce Meyer~ For those individuals who have gotten the opportunity to meet me and know me on a more personal level, you are then quite aware of the type of family I come from. You should then know that… Continue reading
"We won't have a cure for diseases until we first have a cure for greed." -Dr. Sachin Patel I have only been stating this since the beginning of time. I didn't really take it seriously though, until I was diagnosed with Lupus. See, it was then that I became quite familiar with the process and… Continue reading A Cure For Greed Will Cure All Disease