People have asked me for updates after my first story on lupus in I detailed how I was faced with lupus while watching my mother suffer from the disease for 14 years of my life before she passed away at home from a heart attack. Years later, I would be faced with the same disease. The death of my mother was devastating to me. That experience in itself changed me for the rest of my life.
How Lupus Can Cause Bipolar-Like Mood Symptoms
Lupus - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
Your life may change when a loved one is diagnosed with lupus, and you may have to take on new responsibilities. Then assist children and others with their masks. Flight attendants know what caregivers often forget: If all of the adults pass out, there will be no one left to help the children and folks who need care. When your loved one is diagnosed with lupus — a chronic, autoimmune disease that affects approximately 1. But so does yours. How will lupus change your life, and how can you cope? How you handle your loved one's lupus diagnosis mainly depends upon how well you can handle uncertainty, says Terry Eagan, MD, a psychiatrist and medical director of the Moonview Sanctuary in Santa Monica, Calif.
Lupus, Sexuality and Intimacy
Assume age in the middles. Lots of good info here. Follow the links and be supportive. It is definitely not a deal-breaker for them — they are as close as ever at least to my outside observer eyes. If I can get you more useful details, or better, if I can get them to post here themselves, I will do so.
My family once joked with me that I only kept guys around for a 6 month to a year and a half rotation. They claimed I had an emotional spring-cleaning of sorts, every few months. But one day after another break up amidst the tears and confusion I realized they were right. It made me sad every time they would joke, but I would never tell.