Lupus: The Great Equalizer
Last updated: August 2023
I was diagnosed with Lypus, RA, and Fibromaylia.
Lupus changed my life drastically
I'm a marine veteran who served proudly. I could run far and do anything. Now, my life has changed drastically. I'm lucky if I can walk everyday. I feel like I lost my power and pride. Which itself is hard...
But lupus changed my activity level. I constantly have to rest. I'm praying every day to go into remission. And get my Marine Corps power back. I get immunotherapy with I fusions every 4 weeks, so help me God give me my strength and power back.
My family relies on me
I have an entire family who doesn't understand lupus, so it's my job to run the house and everything that entails. I don't know how long I can go on with this life. Peace and well wishes for all the Lupus Warriors!
Have there been things you have learned along your lupus journey that you wish had been explained to you by a healthcare provider earlier?