Lupus

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The Most Common Symptoms of Lupus

Lupus is an autoimmune disease, which means the body attacks its own cells and organs—including the skin, joints, heart, lungs, ...

Most Common Lupus Symptoms and Risk Factors

Lupus is an autoimmune disease (when your body’s defense systems turn on you) and can cause chronic conditions lasting for ...

Infographic: Living with Lupus

Even though lupus may appear “invisible” to outsiders, lupus patients can tell you firsthand about the numerous combinations of symptoms (i.e. ...

Lupus Patients Frequently Rehospitalized, Report Shows

Many patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) find themselves back in the hospital within one month’s time, a new report ...

Living With Lupus

For those living with lupus, an autoimmune disorder that causes the body’s immune system to attack healthy organs and tissues, ...

10 Lupus Diet and Nutrition Do’s and Don’ts

Lupus is a long term autoimmune disease that has varying symptoms. It can be caused by certain medications, and occurs ...

Smart Phones Helping Lupus Patients: New App Holds Promise

A doctor in Mumbai has created a new app for the android smart phones that will make using and storing ...

Symptoms and Signs of Ankylosing Spondylitis

The key to dealing with this condition is early diagnosis and receiving treatment to help control the symptoms and prevent ...

Causes and Risk Factors for Heart Valve Disease

We look into all the causes and risk factors of heart valve disease ...

Best Foods for Women’s Health

Instead of following a specific diet, the most important thing to do is to eat whole, nutritious, and healthy foods, ...

Acute Pancreatitis vs. Chronic Pancreatitis: What’s The Difference?

There are two types of pancreatitis: acute and chronic. ...

Health-Related Reasons For Weight Gain

Sometimes, despite maintaining a healthy caloric intake and getting regular exercise, an individual can experience weight gain due to any ...

Health-Related Reasons For Hair Loss in Women

We typically associate hair loss with men, but it can happen to women too! Here are the most common causes ...

Biggest Risk Factors for Developing Lymphoma

There are two different types of lymphoma: Hodgkin and Non-Hodgkin. Here is a list of the biggest risk factors for ...

Common Causes of Hypothyroidism

Hypothyroidism is prevalent among older women and the symptoms can be quite uncomfortable. We look into some of the common ...