Recipe: Linguine with Tomatoes, Baby Zucchini and Herbs

Source: http://www.foodandwine.com/recipes/linguine-tomatoes-baby-zucchini-and-herbs   Time: 25 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients:   1 pound tomatoes, cored and finely chopped 1 tablespoon chopped basil 1 tablespoon chopped parsley 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 small red chile, seeded and minced 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil 12 ounces linguine 3 baby zucchini, thinly sliced 1/4 cup […]

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Lupus Keeping You Indoors This Summer?

Source: http://www.lupusil.org/lupus-keeping-you-indoors-this-summer.html Lupus and the sun is viewed by many in the lupus community as compatible as oil and water.  It is well known that the sun can cause a lupus rash and a flare-up of systemic lupus with joint pain and internal manifestations. Studies have shown that about 40% of lupus patients are sun […]

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My Lupus Story by Sue-San King

I wish to share my lupus story during this time of grieving for the recent loss of my beloved uncle, Mr. Clair Goodwin. He passed on May 16, 2017. I wrote him a letter while he was in hospital, detailing my journey with lupus that he was not aware of. It was written to encourage […]

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Recipes

Ingredients: 12 red potatoes ¼ cup chopped green onion ¼ cup olive oil ¼ cup red wine vinegar ½ teaspoon fresh lemon juice ½ teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon coarse salt ½ teaspoon ground black pepper ¼ teaspoon dried oregano ¼ teaspoon white sugar ¼ teaspoon dried rosemary, crumbled 1 pinch […]

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Story

My Lupus Story by Kim Desmarais(past Lupus Canada Scholarship recipient) The worst thing to happen to an overly driven person like me is a chronic illness that slows me down. I was diagnosed with SLE during the last year of my undergraduate degree. Initially, I had a difficult time coping with my condition. I read […]

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World Lupus Federation issues global e-Report

World Lupus Federation issues global e-Report on the impact of lupus on individuals and families.. http://tinyurl.com/kmukjtj

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Get your POP t-shirt today

Get your Put on Purple Lupus Canada t-shirt for $25! To place an order please email info@lupuscanada.org or call 1-800-661-1468. T-shirts will be delivered the week of May 15.

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RECIPE: Greek Potato Salad

Ingredients: 12 red potatoes ¼ cup chopped green onion ¼ cup olive oil ¼ cup red wine vinegar ½ teaspoon fresh lemon juice ½ teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon onion powder ½ teaspoon coarse salt ½ teaspoon ground black pepper ¼ teaspoon dried oregano ¼ teaspoon white sugar ¼ teaspoon dried rosemary, crumbled 1 pinch […]

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My Lupus Journey by Kerry Johnson

Having lived with SLE for 45 years, lupus is a huge part of me; but I have made a conscious effort to not let it define who I am. Diagnosed in 1973 in my early teens, a life with lupus is really all I know. Certainly, it affected my plans as to where I went […]

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Lupus Canada Update

Lupus Canada recently welcomed Kerry Johnson to our Board of Directors. Kerry has considerable health care experience. He has beeninvolved with various health care and education-related boards and advisory councils at the local and national levels. As you will read in his journey with lupus below he is also a lupus patient.Welcome to the Board […]

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