What is a Lupus Flare?

Lupus is an autoimmune disease of flares and remissions. When the disease is active or when symptoms develop or worsen and you feel ill, it’s called “a flare.” These symptoms come and go and can change suddenly. One week you may have joint pain and rashes. The following week, you may have no symptoms at […]

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Symptoms of Lupus

Lupus symptoms vary from patient to patient and range from mild to severe. Symptoms also come and go and may change suddenly, depending on which body system the disease is targeting, making lupus very hard to diagnose and manage. Some people with lupus have only one body system affected, like joints or skin. Other times, […]