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LUPUS Awareness Contest: "Season of the WolfLUPUS AWARENESS: A Personal CauseLUPUS Awareness Contest: "Season of the Wolf by Sophquest
As you may or may not know, October is Lupus Awareness Month.
In the past, my friend and fellow Lupie, Solitairemiles & I, have run an
annual contest to bring light to this difficult disease. And we are doing that
again this year. Here is what I have to say about the insidious and elusive
disease, Systemic Lupus Erythematoses.
The word Lupus is latin for wolf, which is said to both, attack like the wolf...
and give a person with the disease, skin rashes that resemble the bite of a wolf.
The thing about Lupus, is that people in general, don't have any idea what it
is or how debilitating, devastating and possibly life-threatening it can be.
As, some of you know...I have been fighting the disease for many years,
and have beaten it back.... many, many times - Thank God!
I was told when first diagnosed, that I would be lucky to stay out of a
wheelchair for another year. I was told that SLE could ki