5 Surprising Facts About Lupus That Many People Don’t Know

When I mention lupus to my patients, sometimes I get a confused look because it’s not a well-understood condition. People wonder why the body would attack itself, as is the case with lupus and other autoimmune diseases. Here are five surprising facts that many people don’t know about lupus: 1. Lupus affects nine times more women than men, and […]

12 Subtle Lupus Symptoms That Are Easy To Miss

Lupus can be tough to diagnose. If you notice a combination of these symptoms, ask your doctor if you could have the disease. In 2015, when actress and singer Selena Gomez shared that she was battling lupus, it shed light on a commonly misunderstood chronic autoimmune disease. Two years later, the conversation around the disease continued after […]