Category: Rheumatology

Aug
5
2015

Can Males Get Lupus Nephritis?

by Dr. Kyriakos Kirou
Lupus Image

Males and Lupus Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus) is a disease that mainly affects women of childbearing age. It is impressive that for every 9 women affected by lupus there is … More…

Jul
29
2015
Lupus Disease Concept as a Medical Condition

Hospital for Special Surgery and Lupus Foundation of America hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Below is a brief transcript on our experts’ answers. Read the first part of our Lupus chat … More…

Jul
15
2015
Traveling

It’s vacation time, and people travel. For those travelers living with a rheumatic disease, it’s best to plan and prepare. Here are some things to consider: 1. Protect your joints: … More…

Jul
1
2015
Deer Tick

By learning more about Lyme disease, individuals can get a better understanding of how it is caused, treated, and how this type of tick-borne illness can be prevented. Lyme Disease … More…

Jun
24
2015
6.24 Blog

Recently, in honor of Lupus Awareness Month, Hospital for Special Surgery and Lupus Foundation of America hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Below is a brief transcript … More…