Lacking Support

I was diagnosed February 2021.

Family is not supportive

My family do not understand lupus and won't read about it. They think I complained about daily pain. They think something can be done. I tried to tell them the meds have not kicked in yet.

Understanding over sympathy

They get mad because I don't want to go places and that I need naps. I told them I don't want sympathy, I want understanding. My life has been turned upside down since my diagnosis.

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