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Helping Your Child With Lupus: From Team Care to Sun Smarts

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a challenging disease given the unpredictability of flares, the potential for involving any organ system... Read full post »
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Lupus and Kids: Understanding Child Onset Disease

As a pediatric rheumatologist, I diagnose and treat kids with chronic autoimmune diseases. “Chronic” means that it can last for... Read full post »
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Juvenile Arthritis: Diagnosis and Treatment Options for Your Child

When I tell people I’m a pediatric rheumatologist – which is a doctor who takes care of children with arthritis... Read full post »