Especially relevant blog from Tala during this time that Lupus is the talk of the town- with Selena Gomez coming out with her lupus & chemotherapy for the disease.
There isn’t a one of us with autoimmune disease that hasn’t struggled with some of these issues. Tala nails em with eloquence & fortitude. Don’t miss this one!
I’ve been mulling over how to address this very directly for a few weeks now. As I am watching friends go through the same questions that I have faced in the past, I think it’s time to spell some things out. If you have a friend or relative that has an autoimmune disease like Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, or other invisible illness like Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease in chronic stage, or neurological conditions like Fibromyalgia and Dysautonomia… I don’t say something like this often but I am BEGGING YOU to take the time to read this blog entry. If you truly care about that person, take a few minutes out of this one day and inform yourself about what their day will be like today. PLEASE.
I want to encapsulate as much pertinent information as I can here. It does however require some insights that may be…
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