Symptoms of Lupus

Celebrities with Lupus

Living with lupus is difficult, but not impossible. Many highly visible celebrities with lupus have lived long successful lives as lupus patients. Here we will list some well known ... Continue Reading →

Stranger’s Kindness Gives Children of Lupus Sufferer a Merry Christmas

Like many people struggling with the financial consequences of being unable to work because of lupus, one Chicago lupus sufferer was pinching pennies to buy her grandchildren each ... Continue Reading →
treatment for Lupus

Medication for SLE Lupus Symptoms

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) symptoms are common in almost all lupus patients. Lupus is an autoimmune disease and because of that, also a chronic inflammatory disease that can ... Continue Reading →

Lupus Malar Rash Symptoms

The malar rash (facial rash) is one of the most common SLE lupus symptoms. Lupus is an autoimmune disease with many symptoms. One common symptom is a facial rash. This rash appears ... Continue Reading →

New Trial Testing Benlysta as Injectable

The Lupus Research Institute is pleased to alert people with lupus of a new Phase III trial testing the efficacy, safety and tolerability of the recently approved Benlysta(r) ... Continue Reading →

Benlysta Continues to Gain Increased Market Share among U.S. Rheumatologists Six-Months Post-Launch

More rheumatologists are prescribing Benlysta for lupus The LaunchTrends(R): Benlysta Wave 3 report, which measures product uptake and commercial effectiveness at six months post ... Continue Reading →

SLE Lupus Symptoms in Women

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) is much more likely to occur in women. In fact, more than 90% of lupus patients are women between the ages of 15 and 45. Some researches believe ... Continue Reading →

How Do You Enjoy the Beach with Lupus?

We are going to the beach for a few days and I am worried about the sun giving me problems. I haven’t been to the beach or outside much since I was diagnosed with lupus.  I want ... Continue Reading →

Is Lupus a Hereditary Disease?

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) is not simply passed down through generations, although family genetics do play a role in determining whether or not you will have lupus. In fact, ... Continue Reading →

Symptoms of a Lupus Flare

A lupus flare is caused when something triggers the lupus disease to arise and cause irritation to the patient, resulting in lupus symptoms. These flares can be subtle or extremely ... Continue Reading →