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Narcolepsy, Sleep Deprivation, and Lupus

A good night's sleep and energetic days can seem like unattainable luxuries for people with lupus. The cause may be narcolepsy, a neurological disorder that can be caused by autoimmune conditions. Sleep plays a vital role in physical health, emotional well-being, and cognitive functioning. Just...


Sleep Strategies, Better Rest, & Lupus

Struggling to sleep through the night is a common frustration for people with lupus. Finding sleep strategies that help can have big benefits according to new research. With lupus, many symptoms can be connected and one problem can turn into many. This often leads to a treatment approach of managing symptoms...

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Lupus Can Make It Hard To Sleep. Can Tech Help?

While everyone needs good sleep, for Lupus Warriors it is even more critical, but often elusive. "My mom thinks I'm lazy but I told her most nights I don't even sleep ... I just lay there." Is there anything worse than being tired but unable to drift off?...