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SYS: Writing About Lupus with Emojis

They say a picture is worth a thousand words -- Well, how many emojis does it take to describe lupus? It can be hard to explain lupus to friends and family. But, research is beginning to look at the value of writing as a new therapy. Writing therapy, similar...

Living with Lupus

SYS: When Should You Tell a New Date You Have Lupus?

Lupus is a personal battle. But, a relationship is an opportunity (and a challenge) to include other people in the battle. Depending on how long you have been living with lupus, the current severity of your flares, your personal level of comfort inviting other people into theĀ intimate parts of your...