Your Stories: Nicole the Nurse

With this disease the moments of good health vs bad health can ebb and flow from day to day or even within the same day. Unfortunately for some it’s not just a season that passes them by eventually, it’s a lifelong struggle. For others it’s time of...

Lupus has Made Me an Insomniac!

  The longest recorded time without sleep is approximately 264 hours, or just over 11 consecutive days. Although it’s unclear exactly how long humans can survive without sleep, it isn’t long before the effects of sleep deprivation start to show. After...

My Story: A Visit to the Nephrologist

Something that this disease has taught me is humility, and that there is nothing wrong with asking for help when you need it. In fact there are many people in your circle who are waiting for an opportunity to help you in any way they can. After being in a rut for...