CELEBRITIES LIVING WITH LUPUS

Here is a list of celebrities LIVING with LUPUS, complied by the awesome Nasreen Subrati. Toni Braxton Women of colour are two to three times more likely than white women to develop lupus, says Dawn Isherwood, a health educator with the Lupus Foundation of America. Braxton, who was diagnosed with lupus in 2008, tweeted in…

Facts About LUPUS

​By Nasreen Subrati Last week we covered common signs and symptoms and medications used for lupus. This week, we were supposed to look at Celebrities Living with Lupus.  However, I thought we would go over some lupus facts instead and cover Celebrities Living with Lupus next week. A few facts on Lupus: Lupus is known…

How to identify if you are a “Lupie”

Last week we covered the types of lupus, what lupus is and what are flares. This week, we will look at the signs and symptoms and some of the medications used to help keep lupus in remission. Common signs and symptoms:  (most of which is never seen, but only felt by the sufferer) No two…

LUPUS, THE UNSPOKEN TRUTH

By Nazreen Subrati Over the next 5 weeks, The Bokem Legacy Team took up the task to educate you about a disease that is not known to many. Get ready to be educated, inspired and motivated… Types of Lupus: There are many types of lupus out there but these are the main types of Lupus:…