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The First Year Lupus: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed (First Year)

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Hanger uses a unique approach--guiding readers through their first seven days following diagnosis, then the next three weeks of their first month, and finally the next eleven months of their first year--to provide answers and advice. Charts & tables.

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Lupus affects an estimated 1.5 million people in the U.S.and#151;90 percent of whom are womenand#151;but due to the diversity of its symptoms and severity, it remains one of the most difficult conditions to identify and diagnose. In the tradition of the other titles in the First Yearand#8482; series, The First Yearand#8482;and#151;Lupus uses a unique approachand#151;guiding readers through their first seven days following diagnosis, then the next three weeks of their first month, and finally the next eleven months of their first yearand#151;to provide answers and advice that will help everyone newly diagnosed with lupus come to terms with their condition and the lifestyle changes that accompany it. Starting with the day of diagnosis, Hanger provides vital information about the nature of lupus, choosing the right doctors, treatment options, coping mechanisms, holistic alternatives, and much more. The First Yearand#8482;and#151;Lupus will be a supportive and educational resource for everyone who wants to take an active role in the management of their condition. Although Lupus is not preventable or curable, this illustrated book explains how symptoms can be treated through prescription medications and self-management strategies.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-234) and index.

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ISBN:
9781569245095
Foreword:
Schneebaum, Andrea B.
Publisher:
Marlowe & Company
Foreword by:
Schneebaum, Andrea B.
Foreword:
Schneebaum, Andrea B.
Author:
Hanger, Nancy
Author:
Schneebaum, Andrea
Author:
Hanger, Nancy C.
Location:
New York, NY
Subject:
Diseases - General
Subject:
Diseases
Subject:
Dermatology
Subject:
Patient education
Subject:
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Subject:
Diseases - Immune System
Subject:
Lupus
Subject:
MEDICAL / Diseases / Neuromuscular
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Medical Specialties
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
First Year
Series Volume:
084-03
Publication Date:
20031031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Illustrated with 10 charts and tables
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 11.5 oz

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Lupus affects an estimated 1.5 million people in the U.S.and#151;90 percent of whom are womenand#151;but due to the diversity of its symptoms and severity, it remains one of the most difficult conditions to identify and diagnose. In the tradition of the other titles in the First Yearand#8482; series, The First Yearand#8482;and#151;Lupus uses a unique approachand#151;guiding readers through their first seven days following diagnosis, then the next three weeks of their first month, and finally the next eleven months of their first yearand#151;to provide answers and advice that will help everyone newly diagnosed with lupus come to terms with their condition and the lifestyle changes that accompany it. Starting with the day of diagnosis, Hanger provides vital information about the nature of lupus, choosing the right doctors, treatment options, coping mechanisms, holistic alternatives, and much more. The First Yearand#8482;and#151;Lupus will be a supportive and educational resource for everyone who wants to take an active role in the management of their condition. Although Lupus is not preventable or curable, this illustrated book explains how symptoms can be treated through prescription medications and self-management strategies.
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-234) and index.
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