The reason why I chose lupus is because lupus is one of the many diseases that can affect me because I am a woman. Lupus is one of the many diseases that are an autoimmune disease. Personally I know of three people in my life that have this disease, and it affects me because I am so close to these people.
Lupus is a very difficult disease to deal with if you or a loved one has. It is an autoimmune system disease that affects the bodys immune system. It affects all and any part of the body. It is more common in females than males and it is not contagious. More than 16,000 cases are reported annually. So make sure you get checked if you feel as if you or any one you love have any of the symptoms.