If you have lupus, you may be concerned about trying to conceive or how the disease will affect your pregnancy. A Cleveland Clinic expert says all pregnancies are considered high risk if you have lupus. But for most women with lupus, a healthy pregnancy is possible.
If you have lupus, you should avoid sun exposure, as this can lead to rashes, arthritis flares or even serious inflammation of your organs. This Cleveland Clinic expert offers tips to help you enjoy outdoor activities even if you have sun sensitivities because of lupus.
The most significant new treatments for lupus are targeted therapies. Here’s an overview of drugs doctors hope will have fewer side effects and be more effective.