Psoriasis vs. Lupus: Symptoms, Treatment Options, and More

Psoriasis vs. lupus Lupus and psoriasis are chronic conditions that have some key similarities and important differences. Psoriasis, for example, is much more prevalent than lupus. Psoriasis affects about 125 million people worldwide, and 5 million people worldwide have some form of lupus. The role of the immune system If you have a healthy immune system and you’re injured or become…

The Difference Between Lupus and RA

What are lupus and RA? Lupus and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are both autoimmune diseases. In fact, the two diseases are sometimes confused because they share many symptoms. Autoimmune disease occurs when your immune system attacks cells in your body, triggering inflammation and damaging healthy tissue. Scientists aren’t sure of all the triggers of autoimmune diseases, but…

12 Early Symptoms of Lupus.must read and share

Early Symptoms of Lupus Systemic lupus erythematosus, commonly referred to as lupus or SLE, is an autoimmune disorder that most commonly afflicts women. Around 1 in 2100 people are diagnosed with the disease. Lupus is five times more common among females than males, but men who get lupus often develop more severe symptoms. Lupus discriminates…

Miss Universe Jamaica 2014 finalist dies after battling lupus

MANILA – A finalist in the Miss Universe Jamaica 2014 pageant has passed away after years of battling lupus. Zandrea Bailey died last Sunday in a New York hospital, where she has been admitted for several weeks, according to a report from Jamaica’s The Gleaner. She was 29. Upon learning the news of Bailey’s passing, Miss…