Lupus

Suzi Mellano says landing a job with the Athletics department led to the medical care she desperately needed

By uclahealth • April 2, 2021

Although anyone can develop the disease, about 90% of people with a form of lupus are female

By Ask the Doctors • March 3, 2021

I met Dr. Jennifer Grossman when she was a new rheumatologist and I was a new lupus patient. It was in the early 90's. It is now 2017 and I have been diagnosed with Breast Cancer that has spread to the bones. Dr. Grossman has always been supportive of me [...]

By r5150n • March 24, 2017

Dr. Mihaela Taylor has been my angel on earth for the past 12 years watching over me and helping me to tackle my chronic illness. She is my hero because she never stops trying even when I am ready to quit. She is a warrior against my disease and never [...]

By sharmy20 • March 23, 2017

Sure, you can hate someone’s guts, but maybe you should go easy on what’s in those guts –microbes that could slow, or even help prevent, the progress of some types of cancer. In a study recently published in PLoS One,  researchers isolated a bacterium called Lactobacillus johnsonii 456, which is [...]

By Enrique Rivero • May 30, 2016