Unraveling the Mystery: Common Questions About Lupus

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Lupus is a complex and multifaceted disease that often leaves patients and their loved ones with numerous questions. At The Hibbs Lupus Trust, we believe in the power of information. Here, we delve into some of the most common questions about lupus, providing you with a better understanding of this chronic illness. Lupus is a…

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Embracing Mental Health As Part of Your Lupus Journey

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At the Hibbs Lupus Trust, we acknowledge the importance of mental health, especially for individuals living with lupus. Today, on World Mental Health Day, we take this opportunity to shed light on the often overlooked psychological aspects of this chronic disease. Living with lupus can be challenging. The unpredictable nature of the disease, the physical…

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Thank you, James!

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Meet James, a devoted husband and father who recently ran the London Marathon to support his wife Alice, who lives with lupus. Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that affects millions of people worldwide, causing inflammation, pain, and fatigue. Alice was diagnosed with lupus in 2013, and since then, James has been by her side,…

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Fellow Lupus Warriors

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Dear fellow lupus warriors, We want you to know that you are seen, heard, and supported. Your strength and resilience in the face of this chronic autoimmune disease is truly inspiring. We understand that living with lupus can be challenging, and it may feel like you are fighting a battle every single day. But, we…

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Lupus in Pregnancy

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Every year, many women diagnosed with lupus become pregnant and go on to have a healthy baby. However, lupus increases the chances of problems.

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Thank you Lilly, Jessica, Daisy and Matthias

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Dear Lilly, Jessica, Daisy and Matthias, I was so excited to receive your letter this week and read about your wonderful fundraising efforts at school. Your teacher, Mr Holt, has told me about the amazing children in Year 6 at Birkenshaw C.E. (C) Primary School and the outstanding work you have all been doing in…

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Just Launched – Jurassic Coast Trek!

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Our Newest Charity Challenge is Live Now! We’re really excited to reveal that we’ve added a brand new charity challenge to our calendar for 2022 – the Jurassic Coast Trek! Supporters can join us as we explore England’s only natural World Heritage Site, where dramatic coastal views and iconic landmarks await. Our two-day journey encompasses the…

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Lockdown Stress & Anxiety – Headspace Mindfulness Gift

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With another national lockdown upon us, we’re gifting one 12 month subscription, and five 1 month subscriptions to Headspace thanks to the generous donations we have received. Mindfulness meditation is an effective way to train your mind and body to relax and to be more welcome and accepting of whatever comes your way. If you’ve…

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Take on a Virtual Challenge

The Hibbs Lupus Trust Virtual Challenge

Has the challenge event that you had been training for been postponed or cancelled? Or maybe you’re looking to take on a new lockdown challenge event? You decide how far to run, from a virtual 5k to a full or half marathon over a number of days, or even challenge yourself to a regular distance each…

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