Lupus Guide - When To Call a Doctor
If you have been diagnosed with lupus, call 911 or other emergency services immediately if you have chest pain that is crushing or squeezing, occurs with sweating or nausea, and has not been previously diagnosed.
Lupus Guide - What Increases Your Risk
The chances of developing lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus, or SLE) are higher in people who are female, are black or Asian, are between the ages 15 and 45, and have a family history of lupus.
Complications of Lupus - Topic Overview
Some people with lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus,or SLE) develop complications with internal organs,such as the kidney,heart or lungs. Living with lupus Most people with lupus are able to continue their usual daily activities. You may find that you need to cut back on your activity level,get help with child care,or change the way you work because of fatigue,joint pain,or other ...
Antimalarial Medicines for Lupus
Drug details for Antimalarial medications for lupus.
Preventing Fatigue Due to Lupus
How to cope with the fatigue that usually accompanies lupus.
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Read here for information on what the ramifications are of a lupus diagnosis and how you can cope with the many symptoms.
Medications Used to Treat Lupus
This piece presents a comprehensive look at today's drug regimens prescribed to treat lupus.
Sexuality and Lupus
Lupus can have an effect on your sexuality both physically and emotionally. This article gives you some coping tips.
Serious Conditions Associated with Lupus
Read here for information about the additional medical problems that can develop if you have lupus.
Living with Lupus
This short article outlines some of the feelings you may have about your lupus diagnosis and how you should cope with them.