Monthly Archives: January 2017

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Lupus Canada Advocacy News

Lupus Canada’s Advocacy team has recently taken steps through a survey to give a voice to those impacted by lupus in an effort to identify areas of interest for future advocacy initiatives.  Our mission at Lupus Canada is to help improve the lives of people living with lupus and the Advocacy Team wants to hear from individuals across […]

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My Lupus Story by Karine

My name is Karine and I’m from the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe.

I have been diagnosed with lupus 10 years ago now I am 24. At that time I was in London for the year. How it started? I started to have temperature, and a lot of pain in my joints. I would take paracetamol […]

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A Lupies New Year’s Resolution

It is that time of the year. The time to think of all the ways the ways we can change-improve. One thing I know is that as a Lupus patient I need all the help I can get and this year I intend on making positive changes not just out of vanity but for my […]

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Lupus Research News

New Canadian Research Study Asks Patients for Insights on MyLupusGuide

A new lupus study will be taking place in 2017: Measuring the impact of MyLupusGuide in Canada.  The purpose of this study is to test how the needs of people living with lupus are being met by the newly developed lupus website, MyLupusGuide, and to identify […]

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Laughter is the Best Medicine – The Health Benefits of Humor and Laughter

More than just brightening up your day, sharing a good laugh can actually improve your health. The sound of laughter draws people together in ways that trigger healthy physical and emotional changes in the body. Laughter can reduce stress, anxiety, and depression, strengthen your immune system, and diminish pain. As children, we used to laugh […]

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RECIPE: Honey Chicken Kabobs

Ingredients

1/4 cup olive oil
1/3 cup honey
1/3 cup low sodium soy sauce
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
8 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves – cut into 1 inch cubes
2 garlic cloves
5 small onion, cut into 2 inch pieces
2 red bell peppers, cut into 2 inch pieces
Skewers

Directions

Prep 15 minutes
Cook 15 minutes
Ready in 2 hour 30 minutes

In a […]

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