10 year anniversary of my kidney transplant

On May 21st, 2002 I received a new kidney from my brother.  Today marks 10 years of that very special day. For those of you that do not know, I was diagnosed with Lupus in 1991, when I was 17 years old and in just a few years, my kidneys had failed.  I was on dialysis...

World Lupus Day: May 10th

  Today is World Lupus day! What is Lupus? Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that leads to inflammation and tissue damage to virtually any organ in the body, including the heart, lungs, brain, blood, kidneys, joints or skin.  My mother and I have Lupus,  I...