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Understanding lupus treatments: How to live with lupus ?

Living with lupus: What are your treatment options? Even though lupus is a potentially serious condition, most people with the disease go on to live normal lives. Lupus treatments have become much more effective and the disease can be managed well. Most patients can live their full life spans with good treatment and management. Medicines…
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How is Lupus treated?

How is Lupus treated? There is no known cure for lupus at present. The disease can also often be life threatening in so many ways. However, in spite of these two facts, the course of the disease can be effectively managed and most patients go on to live, long, normal and healthy lives. How complex…
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Why is Lupus considered a serious disease ?

Why is Lupus considered a serious disease? Lupus is a very unpredictable disease. It's capricious behaviour makes it difficult to diagnose because it can appear in any form. Most often patients and doctors even do not suspect the actual underlying reason of the symptoms and the disease progresses for quite a while before proper treatment is initiated.…
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How do I know I have lupus?

Diagnosing lupus With all these vague and confusing symptoms, how will I ever know whether I do have lupus or not? Diagnosing lupus on the basis of symptoms alone can be a tricky thing even for a physician. However, certain symptoms, such as butterfly rash, joint pains etc may be a pointer towards the disease.…
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