What is fibromyalgia?

What is fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes pain all over the body. It can be associated with pain in multiple joints and muscles, and fatigue. It affects between 4-8% of people, and is more common in women than in men. People with a rheumatic disease such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis are […]

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus- Treatment

Lupus treatment principals The goal in lupus treatment is to reduce inflammation and pain and to prevent organ damage. Specific lupus treatment is dependent on the symptoms and severity of the disease. Often, a combination of general measures and medications is used by a rheumatologist in lupus treatment. General measures: Sun-protection In most people, sun […]