Inbuilt strong immunity system of our body helps us to fight against many diseases, but what if your body’s own immunity system becomes the reason of disease? Lupus is an autoimmune disease, in which body’s immunity system becomes hyperactive and strikes on normal and healthy tissues. Main bad point of Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus) is that, symptoms vary from person to person and some of the symptoms are common that we face due to load of work. So, people do not take those symptoms seriously and it leads to lupus disease. Other problem is lack of communication between patient, caretaker and doctors. LupusCheck.com is the right place where you can get information about lupus and can also check out symptoms.
It is a website where you can get all details about lupus disease and even can prepare your own checklist of symptoms. You can download customized lupus journal from its official site www.LupusCheck.com. For getting the free customized lupus journal, visit official site and click on the register tab that will lead you to registration form. Provide all your personal details such as name, address, contact number, email id, city, state and few answers of questions to complete the registration form.
You will also find direct link to download lupus symptoms checklist on home page. Click on the link and download lupus symptoms checklist. You can fill-in the checklist with your question before you visit your physician. It will help you to provide proper information to your physician and helps to diagnose the right problem that will lead to proper medication procedure.
If you want to know about how many people are suffering from the lupus and what all are its mental and physical effects on patients then, download survey by selecting “the patient experience” tab. Survey is developed by Human Genome Sciences and GlaxoSmithKline. Survey includes 957 people in the lupus community in which 502 are patients of SLE, 204 caretakers and 251 rheumatologists. The survey basically makes you aware of communication gap between patient’s real feeling and what they share with their doctors. You can download survey in the .pdf format by clicking on the link given on the website.
By visiting the “listening to your body” tab on www.LupusCheck.com, one can get all the information about Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). It also provides the details about what are the body parts that get affected by the disease. For example, if you suffer with the swelling of legs and/or feet and frothy and/or bloody urine then, it might be a one of the signs that you are having the SLE. Other parts of human body like heart, lungs, brain, eyes, blood, bones, skin etc. shows different symptoms that are listed on the website.