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
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
I know that I have an extremely hard time asking anyone for help. Be it my family, my friends, or my partner, asking for assistance just isn't at the top of my to-do list. I rather tough it out and deal with the pain on my own (which is not always the best route to… Continue reading Here’s What You Can Do To Help
"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’ —