What Is Lupus Nephritis?
Melissa DeCapua
Melissa DeCapua
November 26, 2018
It is estimated that about 50 percent of those diagnosed with lupus develop lupus nephritis. Learn more about your lupus and kidneys here.

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The Link Between Restless Legs Syndrome and Lupus

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) and autoimmune diseases, such as lupus, often occur together โ€” however, the reason for this is not entirely clear.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on November 15, 2016
Lupus and Fluorescent Lights

Tips for Managing Photosensitivity to Fluorescent Lighting

In the modern world, unnatural light surrounds us 24 hours a day. Learn about lupus and fluorescent lights and how to protect yourself.
by Elena Anciro on October 25, 2016
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Dealing With People Who Claim They Have a Lupus Cure

"Most of us with lupus are familiar with the myriad of claims people make about curing our illness," Anna writes on people who claim to know the lupus cure.
by Anna Scanlon on October 11, 2016
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Is Lupus Contagious? And Other Questions Answered

Let's go over some of the most common questions about lupus (like "is lupus contagious?") and give you the correct information.
by Anna Scanlon on July 5, 2016
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The Risks of Lupus and Pregnancy

Lupus and pregnancy can be a rollercoaster ride of emotions. Barbara Leech, now a mom of four, shares her experiences throughout her pregnancies.
by Barbara Leech on June 7, 2016
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6 Lesser Known Symptoms of Lupus

Most people already know about the joint pain, fatigue, and rashes that lupus causes, but there are some other symptoms that aren't as well known.
by Anna Scanlon on May 25, 2016
Video 3 Things Not To Say To Someone WIth Lupus

3 Things Not To Say To Someone WIth Lupus

Most people have good intentions, but thoughtless comments from people who donโ€™t understand lupus and its physical and mental impact can be very hurtful.
by Anna Scanlon on May 9, 2016
Infographic lupus and anxiety infographic

Defeat Your Lupus Anxiety Right Now

Many chronic illness sufferers experience anxiety. It could be a pre-existing condition, but in many cases it is due to their pain and stress.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on April 26, 2016
Understanding and Managing Lupus Headaches

Understanding and Managing Lupus Headaches

What are lupus headaches? A headache specific to lupus sufferers is still debated by some in the medical profession and within the rheumatology community.
by Barbara Leech on March 28, 2016
Infographic Lupus Autoimmune Disease

What Is an Autoimmune Disease?

There is an estimated 50 million people diagnosed with autoimmune disease in the U.S. Despite so many people affected, sufferers are still misunderstood.
by NewLifeOutlook Team on March 22, 2016