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Remembering Marilyn

Today, we remember an amazing woman and the founder of the Lupus Foundation of America, Connecticut Chapter, Marilyn Sousa. With her passion and determination, Marilyn dedicated her life to making a difference in the lives of so many suffering from the cruel mystery of lupus. 337 more words

Ct Lupus Blog

Weight Gain and Lupus

Weight Gain and Lupus.  On https://ctlupus.wordpress.com

Many lupus patients are prescribed Prednisone, a steroid that calms the immune system. Unfortunately, Prednisone comes with some side effects that lead to weight gain. 173 more words

Autoimmune Disease

Neck problems #lupus #ra #stillsdisease

My neck has been bothering me for a few months, but it’s been especially bad this past month. I’ve had some arthritic flare that makes me have headaches that make my neck, jaw, teeth, and nasal passages hurt. 662 more words

My invisible Companion who's name is lupus By Chelsea Stark

My name is Chelsea Stark  and this is my story.

My new invisible companion is Systemic Lupus Erythematosis. I was diagnosed with it in year: 20015. 794 more words

Autoimmune Disease

30 things about my invisible illness you may not know - 2011


1. The illness I live with is:  Systemic Lupus Erythematosis, Sjogren’s syndrome and autoimmune hypothyroidism… 409 more words

Recent Posts

chelse Sstark reblogged this on Chelsea Stark and commented:

Recently this year I was diagnosed with Lupus. I have been looking online for other people who are living with this invisible companion called Lupus. I found his wonderful post by Sue. The post is titled "30 things about my invisible "illness you may not know – 2011. So I decided to share this wonderful post. I will also write my own post about my experience with my invisible companion call Lupus

I have been distant. Sorry.

Hello friend!

How are you feeling today? I hope both you and the people you love are feeling well. I’m feeling a little better. The headache is gone and the cold sweat has been down to a minimum today. 520 more words