symptoms of lupus

Symptoms of Lupus

How to recognise the Symptoms of Lupus Lupus is renowned for the difficulty in making a clear and concise diagnosis for those suffering from the disease.   Some people ... Continue Reading →
Lupus Symptoms

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease. Instead of protecting the body, the immune system mistakenly attacks the body's own healthy tissue. Systemic lupus ... Continue Reading →
How do you get Lupus

Is Lupus Contagious?

Lupus is not contagious and cannot be transmitted sexually. Lupus is not a virus or bacteria and therefore is not contagious or transferable through bodily fluids. The cause of lupus ... Continue Reading →

Benlysta

A belimumab injection (Benlysta) is prescribed with other medications as treatment to patients of systemic lupus erythematosus. This type of medication is known as a monoclonal antibody ... Continue Reading →
Symptoms of Lupus

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus (DLE) is a form of the lupus disease that affects mostly women ages 18-50. Cases of DLE in men are very rare. DLE affects different racial groups more ... Continue Reading →
How do you get Lupus

Lupus and Menopause

Some women may experience less frequent and more mild lupus flares after menopause, but menopause is not a cure or the end of lupus symptoms. Women often still experience lupus symptoms ... Continue Reading →
symptoms of lupus

Lupus Symptoms from Sunlight

Protecting yourself from the harmful rays of sunlight is always important, but especially so for those with lupus symptoms. Find out how exposure to the sun can trigger lupus symptoms ... Continue Reading →
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 →
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 →

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 →