Lupus Media Stories

Media stories about lupus sometimes find a home on this page. (Also see Autoimmune Diseases and Overview of Lupus)

Vitamin D Tracks Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Activity. In systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) low vitamin D status is associated with higher disease activity and erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR). Medpage Today, 04/16/2015.

As Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Flares Increase, Damage Accrues. The number of flares patients with SLE had, even if they are mild to moderate, increased the risk of damage accrual independently of other known risk factors. Medpage Today, 05/26/2015.

Mood Disorders Hamper Quality of Life in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE). Mood disorders are common in patients with SLE and represent the second most frequent neuropsychiatric (NP) event. Medpage Today, 03/28/2015.

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