Living with Lupus: A Documentary

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Lupus is a chronic, autoimmune disease that can affect anyone. The range of symptoms is widespread, which makes it a difficult disease to diagnose, taking an average of seven years for patients to get an accurate diagnose.

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Tom Clifford shared this eight-minute documentary where lupus patient, Jo Clifford, describes her life with the disease and hard it sometimes is to deal with, she also explains her usual routine, what type of doctors she visits and how frequently. Jo has been living with the disease for more than 30 years. Listen to her story and those of her whole family as they share their experiences of lupus.

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