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1 Jul
Nollywood actress Kemi Afolabi announced that she has begun treatment for lupus at John Hopkins Hospital. In early 2022, she disclosed that she was battling the autoimmune disease. The actress shared pictures of herself at the hospital on Thursday, revealing that she was undergoing treatment at The John Hopkins Hospital in Maryland, United States. She…
18 Jun
What is Lupus? Lupus is a chronic inflammatory illness that can affect any region of the body that causes pain and inflammation. The signs and symptoms of Lupus inflames a variety of the body systems affected, which include the joints, skin, kidneys, blood cells, brain, heart, and lungs. It's an autoimmune illness, which means that…
28 May
Medical experts have said that people with lupus, a chronic medical condition, can live to normal life expectancy if diagnosed early and managed by rheumatologists.
11 Jul 2021
The President, African League of Association of Rheumatology and Consultant Rheumatologist at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) Ikeja, Prof. Femi Adelowo has said that early detection...
21 Oct 2019
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) is a connective tissue disorder that affects several systems of the body, causing inflammation and damage. It is an autoimmune disease which means that the body fights itself. This immune system cells (the soldiers of the body) attack the cells in different parts of the body. Who Is Affected?  Systemic Lupus…
Kim Kardashian
10 Sep 2019
After several teasers of different storylines including Scott Disick going to prison, more Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods drama, and some footage of Kourtney Kardashian’s 40th birthday, Keeping Up With the Kardashians finally premiered on Sunday night. The season 17 premiere of Keeping Up with the Kardashians witnessed 38-year-old Kim Kardashian having a health scare after she tested positive for…
12 May 2019
The World Lupus Day was observed last Friday. And to mark the occasion, doctors have advised Nigerians to avoid self-medications. Rather, they should present early and visit their physicians for proper treatment and prevention of the ailment. However, experts explained that lupus potentially affects every organ and all organs of the body, including the skin,…
1 Sep 2018
Telling my Lupus story always gets me very emotional. It takes me back to the most painful and confusing period of my life: To exist physically, but not be present, because your body has betrayed and deserted you, becoming so unfamiliar to you and you have no control over it. It’s a dark place for…
13 May 2018
Lupus patients have been advised to visit rheumatologists early to gain valuable time for treatment. The ailment is said to belong to a group called connective tissue or autoimmune diseases. When it strikes, the body is at war with itself. The protective white blood cells, which normally defend the body from germs, turn their weapons…
6 May 2018
As World Lupus Day is marked on Thursday, May 10, patients have been advised to visit Rheumatologists for treatment, rather than think the sickness is spiritual attack.
7 May 2017
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) often shortened and called Lupus is a condition belonging to the group of diseases called auto-immune diseases...

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