Myth: Lupus is contagious! FALSE! Fact: You cannot catch lupus from another individual because lupus is caused by a problem with one's immune system. What's the craziest thing you've heard about lupus?
Ever wonder what it's like to live with lupus? Lupus Warriors often throw around how we wish others could just see it from our point of view. We gripe about how others wouldn't dare make it one day in our shoes. And though we may be right, #lupusincolor is doing something really cool as validation.… Continue reading A Day In The Life Of — Lupus In Color
Getting moving when you have lupus might seem impossible, but it’s worth all the effort. Physical activity is actually one of the best ways to replenish your energy supplies👍 Let's get up and moving Lupies! Happy Friday ♥
This post, BY FAR, has been the most transparent as they come! I admire this blogger for not being afraid to let it all hang out there, and I admire this blogger for not being afraid to be vulnerable. There is a ton that comes with a lupus diagnosis, including LOSSES! "There are a lot… Continue reading L is for Lupus
Is anyone else waiting on their bodies to just get it together already? I have things I need to get done!
For those of you who are new to lupus or any other chronic illness, this article may be able to be of some assistance. I thought the tips provided were awesome and thought I'd share them with all of you. "There were so many things that I felt like I needed to know in order… Continue reading 13 Chronic Illness Tips For The Newly Diagnosed
Stumbled across this precious gem this morning as I was going through my feed. I must say, that this was the MOST informational post that I have come by in a LONG time! We all know that lupus affects our organs in one way or another, and this post touched on how it affects the… Continue reading Lupus and the Heart — Autoimmune Wellness
It doesn't mean the changes will be for the worse, but things will indeed change... Once you are diagnosed with lupus your life will change. It doesn’t mean it changes for the worse, but it will just change. Things that used to mean so much, will be replaced with things that you need to… Continue reading Changes Ahead!
The answer for me is... YES. Tremendously! I have developed pleurisy around my lungs that now makes it extremely hard to breathe due to all of the inflammation. And now, the ordinary things that I used to take for granted such as walking upstairs or even walking to and from my car after work, tends… Continue reading Does Lupus Affect Your Lungs?
Lupies, How many of you have difficulty sleeping? Insomnia? Restless nights? And how many of you think about sleep in some form throughout the day- whether it is getting more, getting better quality, etc? Be sure to check out helpful tips below provided by LupusChick's very own Marisa Zeppieri, as her article was recently published… Continue reading Tools For Achieving A Great Sleep When Living With Lupus