Lupus
Lupus: Support and Survival

Information Links


RxList : The internet drug index.
    Search for drug names, keywords, imprint codes, and medical terminology from a single page.
    http://www.rxlist.com

MedLine Plus / Lupus
    The best I've found so far!
    Find everything from basic info to latest breaking news and clinical trials.
    Definitely check this one out!
    http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/lupus.html

Health Link USA
    Excellent Health Information concerning treatment, cures, prevention, diagnosis,
    risk factors, research, personal stories and much more. Updated regularly.
    http://www.healthlinkusa.com

Health Grades
    Find out how your dr. rates and even vote for him/her.
    http://www.healthgrades.com

Getting A Medical Test?
    Read about your test or procedure to learn what it does, how to prepare
    http://www.intelihealth.com/IH/ihtIH/EMIHC000/331/25405.html

FREE book on Lupus
    You can receive an excellent 130 page book free from the National Institute of Health called Lupus: A Patient Care Guide For Nurses and Other Health Care Professionals.

You can order it online and using the order form there (as I did).
Or call for a free copy (301) 495-4484 or TTY: (301)565-2966. You can also fax a request for the book (301)718-6366.

    All these requests are for single copies only. I'd suggest taking a look at the site and seeing how comprehensive the book is. Since it is written for nurses, it covers a lot more than we usually can find on the net. It took a few weeks to arrive, but was worth the wait.

    Hmmm, might make a nice gift for a doctor who is unsure how to treat us or your local hospital if they don't get many lupus patients :)

       http://www.nih.gov/niams/healthinfo/lupusguide/index.htm



More Links:

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/malarials.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/anti.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/blood.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/cardi.html

 http://www.lupus.org/info/def.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/depression.html

 http://www.lupus.org/info/diag.html

 http://www.drkoop.com/conditions/index.asp

 http://www.lupus.org/info/flares.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/cytoxan.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/arthritis.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/kidney.html

 http://www.lupus.org/info/lab.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/laboratory.html

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/inf-imm.html

 http://www.medscape.com/rheumatologyhome

 http://www.niams.nih.gov/

 http://www.lupus.org/topics/nervous.html

 http://www.webmd.com/

 http://www.suite101.com/discussion.cfm/4752/73649

 http://www.hamline.edu/lupus/

 http://www.uklupus.co.uk/

 http://www.cerebel.com/lupus/overview.htm

 http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/lupus.html

 http://ps.superb.net/smessick/lupus.htm

 http://arthritis.about.com/cs/lupus/

 http://www.healingwell.com/lupus/

 http://dir.yahoo.com/Health/Diseases_and_Conditions/Lupus/

 http://www.rheumatology.org/patients/factsheet/sle.html
 



Contact the Lupus Foundation of America or the local Chapter that serves your area for more information about lupus, or the programs and services the LFA offers including support group information and physician referral.

Lupus Foundation of America., Inc.
1300 Piccard Drive, Suite 200
Rockville, MD 20850-4303
301-670-9292  800-558-0121
http://www.lupus.org

Information gathered from :
 http://health.yahoo.com/health/Diseases_and_Conditions/Disease_Feed_Data/Lupus


Searching for ways to deal with the depression, the frustrations, the questions about lupus, I joined a support group online.  LUPIES has been a wonderful gift.  I have learned more from the information I found on the support web site from other sufferers of Lupus than I did from my doctor.
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