The Lupus Foundation of America estimates that 90 percent of the 1.5 million Americans who suffer from lupus are women. The disease typically strikes during childbearing years and can cause kidney disease, coronary artery disease, osteoporosis and complications during...
Abnormal sensitivity to sunlight, known as photosensitivity, affects over one half of people with lupus. Exposure to sunlight can cause a skin rash or trigger a flare-up of internal lupus resulting in joint pain and fatigue. Because sunlight cannot...
Have you been diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)? This autoimmune disease can affect almost every organ in the body, causing a variety of health complications. Because there’s no known cure for this disease, therapy centers around treating the...

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