Category: Social Work

Mar
27
2014
3.27 Blog

Having a rheumatologic illness such as lupus, osteoarthritis, or rheumatoid arthritis can cause fatigue, pain, and loss of function. It can also be hard to predict how you will feel … More…

Mar
3
2014

Tips for Talking with Your Doctor

by Juliette Kleinman
3.3 Blog

According to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), patients who have good relationships with their doctors tend to be more satisfied with their care and have better results. … More…

Feb
25
2014
2.25 Blog

Hospital for Special Surgery and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Participants asked many questions, but our room full of experts could only … More…

Nov
13
2013
11.13 Blog

Did you know that November is Family Caregivers Month? There are 42 million family caregivers in the U.S which provide 80% of long term care to chronically ill and disabled … More…

Jun
26
2013
lupus pregnancy 610

On May 14, Hospital for Special Surgery and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Participants asked more than 160 questions, but our room full of experts … More…