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Lupus, which is also referred to as System Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), is a chronic, complex and often disabling disorder. According to the Lupus Foundation of America, the disease affects at least 1.5 million people in the United States, mostly women. An autoimmune disease, lupus triggers the body to attack its own cells and organs, including the skin, joints, heart, lungs, blood, kidneys, and brain. The bodies of lupus sufferers can’t differentiate between foreign germs and viruses and healthy cells. Lupus nephritis (LN) in an inflammation of the kidney that represents a serious progression of SLE. It is estimated that as many as 60% of all SLE patients have or will have clinical LN requiring treatment.

Join us as The Balancing Act discusses lupus and lupus nephritis with Dr. William Pendergraft from UNC Kidney Center, hears from patients who suffer from the disease, and looks at the latest clinical trials that are providing some hope for patients.

Lawyers Helping Victims Be Heard

When you’ve been seriously injured, you’ve got to have the right team of lawyers behind you. If you place your trust in the lawyers at Bonina & Bonina, they will make it their mission to get your voice and your story heard. From medical malpractice suits to adult survivors of child sex abuse, the team […]

An Organization to Help With Childhood Disease

A cancer or sickle cell diagnosis can be tough for families, but organizations like Embrace Kids Foundation are there to help. For almost 30 years, Embrace Kids has provided a tight-knit community for families to lean on. With dedicated volunteers, Embrace Kids have helped over 3,500 families and provided millions in financial aid, college scholarships, […]

The Latest Trends in High End Women’s Clothing

NEW LEAF Consignment was opened to start a new habit in fashion—sustainable clothing at a reasonable cost. And because of the cost, their shoppers can try new fashion trends without breaking the bank. NEW LEAF Consignment makes sure every client is happy with their fashion consulting services #styledbystef whether they are buying or selling clothing.

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