Recently, when I thought I was doing nothing important, I heard my mind whispering, when I was younger I could and before I started working full time I did, and even before I was diagnosed I used to. I think these things and wonder if I did it then, why can’t I do it now?… Read More Dangerous Self-Talk
I thought it was over. I was wrong. It’s been years since I’ve read something so stupid that I stop in my reading and utter what the hell. Just when I thought the media had discovered editors I came across this gem: “Neuropsychiatric events caused by systemic lupus erythematosus are associated with active disease,… Read More Lupus Makes Me Crazy and Now I Know Why
Awareness Month It’s May, so it must be Lupus Awareness Month. Is it possible that we have ever been more aware? COVID-19. Isolation. Fear of not being able to find hydroxychloroquine. Afraid to get the covid vaccine but more afraid not to. And which vaccine should we get? If you weren’t in a… Read More Lupus AWARENESS Month
Buttons. Buttons. We all have buttons, but do you have more buttons available for pushing because you live with lupus? Do you react strongly when people question your right to park in a disabled parking place because you don’t look disabled? Do you anger having to explain your condition or needs to unknowing physicians simply… Read More Button! Button! Who’s Got Your Button?
If you aren’t Wisconsin, you are already behind. The UW Health has made history by opening the only clinic focused solely on the diagnosis and treatment of lupus. UW Health is working to achieve a diagnosis of lupus early to possibly prevent the complications of kidney disease, one of the more devastating aspects of… Read More Calling All States