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Infographic: Living with Lupus


Even though lupus may appear “invisible” to outsiders, lupus patients can tell you firsthand about the numerous combinations of symptoms (i.e., skin rash, swelling of joints, anxiety, joint pain, fatigue, depression, and sleep disruptions), the triggers of a lupus flareup, and the obstacles to controlling this chronic inflammatory disease. 

The infographic series below was created by MyLupusTeam (with the help of their over 50,000 members), an online and social resource dedicated to the support of those living with lupus…

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