What is Lupus?

what is lupus
what is lupus

Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects more than 5 million people worldwide. You may have heard of it and you probably know someone who has lupus, but what is lupus? Statistics say it affects mostly women but it can affect anyone.

Do you know what lupus symptoms are? Learn more about it with our article “13 Symptoms Of Lupus You Should Be Aware Of”.

With this video shared by LUPUS UK in 2012,  you can find out about the symptoms and signs of lupus, how it is diagnosed and how it can be very difficult to diagnose. The average accurate diagnose wait is seven years because of its various and often invisible symptoms.

Read more about systemic lupus erythematosus here.

Lupus News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

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Marta graduated from Universidade Fernando Pessoa in Porto with a degree in Communication Sciences and a Masters degree in New Communication Technologies. She has experience in social media, worked with several media channels, and has also worked as a freelance photographer and a graphic artist for almost 10 years.

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