Category Archives: Lupus

Lupus and Osteoporosis: What Everyone Should Know

As a provider of rheumatology treatment in Muncie, Indiana, we treat a variety of bone and joint-related disorders. One of the many diseases that come under our focus is lupus. The NIH Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases National Resource Center describes lupus as an autoimmune disease, the result when the immune system attacks the body’s … Continue reading

Professionals on Lupus and Nutrition

Overview Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) refers to a systemic autoimmune disorder that is characterized by the presence of autoantibodies that attack healthy self-protein and affect multiple organ systems. These organs may include joints, skin, kidneys, blood cells, brain, heart, and lungs. Statistically, lupus is present more in women than in men. The typical onset age … Continue reading