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Kim Kardashian | Longevity LIVE

This past Sunday, the 17th season of  Keeping Up With The Kardashians premiered and during the episode, Kim Kardashian West received some unsettling medical news, with her doctor calling for her to confirm that she had tested positive for both lupus and rheumatoid arthritis antibodies. “I’ve been feeling so tired,

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A new study has found that the chronic auto-immune condition, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), commonly known as lupus, is a leading cause of mortality in females, which until now has gone largely unrecognised. And, although there is no known cure, a leading SA health expert says pursuing a healthy lifestyle, including a diet and

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Today is World Lupus Day. Lupus is a disease that sometimes goes wholly unnoticed, because those suffering from it don’t always show the obvious symptoms. That is why it is often referred to as the ‘invisible’ disease. The name ‘Lupus’ originates from the thirteenth century, when the physician Rogerius compared

lupus | Longevity LIVE

On the 10th of May, people all over the globe celebrate the 15th annual observance of World Lupus Day. This is a disease which affects approximately 5 million people worldwide. The majority of people, however, are unaware of its existence and the impact it has on those who suffer from

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This is the real-life story of Samantha.  A lupus warrior, who overcame a diagnosis. Today on World Lupus Day she celebrates 12 years of not just surviving, but thriving.  I am Samantha. I was born in Durban, South Africa and in 1996 I moved to Johannesburg. After I qualified in

Selena Gomez | Longevity LIVE

Selena Gomez is suffering from Lupus, an autoimmune disease that attacks your tissues and organs, leaving you tired, depressed and achy, according to the website Podust.com. The 21-year old singer has been battling the condition for several years, “Selena has been going full throttle the past few years and her Lupus is