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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Lupus Care Pack

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Knowing that it can be the little things that make a difference when the force of a flare strikes, we hope these packs will bring a little relief and a smile to someone going through a tough time.   You can nominate someone who you would like to send a care pack to and we…

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Headspace Subscription Gift

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With a second 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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My Lupus Journey by Courtenay

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I was diagnosed with lupus (SLE) in 2012 at the age of 20. After suffering a week’s worth of consistent migraines, I wound up in hospital. Initially I was diagnosed with a blood clot on my brain, but later they realised it was a large amount of inflammation/swelling, but they still weren’t sure of the…

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