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Lupus and Agent Orange - Possible Cause?

Morning, everyone!  It’s Jill at the keyboard this morning and today I wanted to talk about a possible connection between Agent Orange exposure and lupus.  So if your parent was a Vietnam Vet (or even Korean War Vet) who had exposure to Agent Orange overseas, then you might want to pay close attention.   1.357 more words

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Lupus News Roundup – April/May 2015

It’s that time again! As you know, posts have been held up lately, so here is the catch-up edition of the Life Despite Lupus monthly news roundup.

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Crohn's Rearing

Well I had my G I appointment yesterday.  Good news, is he doesn’t believe the foot pain is from my Humira!  We’ll keep an eye on it with blood work, but apparently low B12 will do the same thing, and cause really bad nerve pain, etc.   403 more words

Day 21 - 5/20/15

First thing this morning I had an appointment with Dr. Lucia, a sleep specialist to go over the results from my sleep studies. He determined I have sleep apnea but cannot tolerate a CPAP machine since an hour and a half after I had the machine on I took it off and slept without it. 611 more words

Why Lyme is not HIV

Men’s Fitness came across the same research I did that found strains of Lyme disease in vagina secretion 100% of the time, but not nearly as often in an infected man’s ejaculate. 198 more words


Audience: Walk to End Lupus

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY)  – Our live audience wants people to walk for a good cause! They’re from the Newport News Walk To End Lupus. Lupus patient and walk chairperson Chastity Corbett talked to us about the event and told us about their mission to spread awareness about the illness. 38 more words

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