How Lupus Affects Your Body
A look at the ways lupus affects your heart, lungs, skin, and other areas, and what you can do to ease and prevent problems.
How Lupus Affects Your Skin
Find out about changes in your skin from lupus, including a butterfly rash on your face, skin sores, and color changes in your fingers and toes called Raynaud's phenomenon.
Understanding Lupus -- Treatment
WebMD provides an overview of treatment for lupus.
Skin Care Tips for Lupus
Skin care tips to treat and prevent skin problems that affect people with lupus.
Understanding Lupus -- Symptoms
Learn the symptoms of lupus.
Understanding Lupus -- Prevention
WebMD offers tips on managing lupus symptoms.
Understanding Lupus -- the Basics
WebMD provides an overview of lupus, including types and causes.
Lupus Photosensitivity and UV Light
WebMD explains how exposure to sunlight or artificial UV rays can aggravate lupus symptoms and offers guidelines on protecting against rash and other symptoms.
Lupus is a chronic,inflammatory autoimmune disorder affecting the connective tissue. In autoimmune disorders,the body's own immune system attacks healthy cells and tissues causing inflammation and malfunction of various organ systems. In lupus,the organ systems most often involved include the skin,kidneys,blood and joints. Many different symptoms are associated with lupus,and most ...
Lupus Diet and Nutrition
WebMD explains the importance of nutrition as part of an overall lupus treatment plan.