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Advocacy in Action

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On March 21, 2017, two members of the Lupus LA team went to lobby on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.  The trip was organized by the Lupus Research Alliance (LRA), our research partner and included lupus groups from all over the country.  We were able to meet with a number of legislative aids from our […]

Managing Your Time Realistically

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Most of us tend to over-commit on what we would like to get done on any given day.  This is problematic for anyone, but particularly so for someone with lupus. Some days you may be fine, but other days, you need to scale back on what you have planned. Here are some easy-to-implement ways to […]

Teens & Lupus

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At age 16, I was diagnosed with RA and systemic lupus. I had ignored/denied pain, fatigue, rash, and depression for months. As an outgoing teenager, I didn’t know how to communicate what was going on in my body. My Spanish teacher, who I consider my lifesaver, recognized my malar rash and sent me to the […]