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A Look at Lupus

May 17th, 2021
Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease in which your body’s immune system, which fights infection from germs such as bacteria and viruses, becomes overactive and attacks normal, healthy tissue instead. It is a complicated disorder that affects different people in different ways. Due to its complex nature, people sometimes call lupus the “disease of 1,000 faces.” There are different types of lupus including systemic lupus erythematosus, or SLE, which is the most common type, SLE causes inflammation of the connective…