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
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!
"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’ —
"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