How to Test for Lupus
Ava Meena
Ava Meena
October 29, 2018
A lupus diagnosis is made by a clinical evaluation in combination with lab tests. If you believe you have lupus, here's how to test for lupus.

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Lupus Diet

Easy Ways to Improve Your Diet When You Have Lupus

Eating healthy will not cure lupus, however, following a healthy lupus diet plan is vital to good health and for treating this disease.
2.2k found this helpful by Marlene Wallace and Ava Meena on December 21, 2017
How to Avoid Lupus Weight Gain

How to Avoid Lupus Weight Gain

While it is normal to gain a few pounds due to medications and flare-ups, you should ensure your lupus weight gain doesn’t get out of control.
2.8k found this helpful by Barbara Leech and Anna Scanlon on July 19, 2016
Salads for Lupus

Salads for Lupus

Fresh fruits and vegetables are an absolute must for people with lupus, and so salads are a great addition to your diet.
879 found this helpful by Donna Schwontkowski on October 7, 2014
Smoothies for Lupus

Have You Tried These Smoothies for Lupus?

Smoothies for lupus are a great addition to your diet. What could be easier than throwing a handful of ingredients into a blender and pushing a button?
2.0k found this helpful by Donna Schwontkowski on October 1, 2014
Gluten-Free Diet

Gluten Free Diet Benefits

One current diet strategy for those who have lupus is to eliminate wheat and have a gluten-free diet.
810 found this helpful by Donna Schwontkowski on June 17, 2014
Foods for Lupus

Helpful, Energizing Foods for Lupus

There are numerous foods for lupus that can help fuel energy levels and increase chances of facing the day with a bit more ease and less discomfort.
1.5k found this helpful by Barbara Leech on May 7, 2014