lupus fact #1

lupus purple band

“Systemic lupus is the most common type of lupus.  Systemic lupus can affect any organ system of the body, including the heart, kidneys, lungs, blood, joints, and skin.” lupus Foundation of America I can testify that this is so much more than just a list of possibilities as I have had an issue with all [...]

October lupus awareness month

October is lupus awareness month

I always laugh when I think about lupus awareness month (I know it’s not funny but..) as I don’t need a designated month to remind me about lupus (it’s always lurking in the background) but then of course lupus awareness month is not for me or for the others who are and have been ‘suffering’ [...]

Could you have lupus? – interactive checklist

The lupus Foundation of America have done it again and produced an interesting interactive tool to help you examine any symptoms you might have and get the heads up as to whether it could be lupus. Check it out here Don’t forget to let us know what you think.

Impact of lupus on the body

I came across a useful tool to see the many ways in which lupus affects the body and thought it was a very interesting way to look at your body and lupus. Courtesy of The lupus Foundation of America, Check it out here and let me know what you think.

Information about lupus

lupus butterfly

There is a lot of information about lupus, its affects, drugs to treat it and different perspectives on the condition. It is important that you find out as much as possible about the condition in order to be able to find and create your own strategies for dealing with it. Laughing with mr lupus is [...]