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Lost in the Dark.

Being labeled as a “one in three million case” often feels like being lost in a thick woods on a dark, cloudy night. You can’t see the stars to help guide you out; you weren’t able to see the sunset because of the towering trees. 617 more words

You Are Light

Beyond the darkness that lupus can bring. Beyond the pain and new issues day to day. Lupus is not who you are, even though it takes up space in your body. 49 more words

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I started using Lupus as my crutch.......

I don’t know where….. but somewhere in the last 8 months I started using Lupus as my crutch.

I started saying no to working out because I felt like “death”….. 517 more words

The Heat is Definitely On!!

Summer is here and the heat is on. People are in high spirits and the holiday bug bites hard. As you look around it is evident that people’s faces shed their winter frown and its replaced by the radiance of bright smiles and a more lovely disposition. 591 more words

Fibromyalgia

Independence Day

“Have you been taking your meds?”

“Uh, no.”

“What have your blood sugars been running?”

“Yeah, I haven’t been checking them.”

“Blood pressure?”

“Nah….”

I paused for a moment to regroup. 139 more words

Lupus and Relationship Intimacy

The Lupus Foundation of America reported that 1/3 of people with lupus had a decreased desire for sexual intimacy. This research also found that about half of the women in the study avoided sex because of lupus-related flares and 40% of them felt their relationships were negatively affected by the disease. 465 more words

The Cause Thursday

Update: Walk to End Lupus Now Denver 2015

Hello friends! I apologize for the long absence, but life has been happening. It has been a little over a month since the Walk to End Lupus Now Denver 2015 and it was such an amazing day filled with love, support, and hard work. 198 more words

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