Monday, September 12, 2011

Lupus & Muscles

From the Lupus Foundation of America

"It is not uncommon for people with lupus to experience muscle aches and pain (myalgias) or have inflammation of certain muscle groups (myositis), which causes weakness and loss of strength. More than 90 percent of people with lupus will experience joint and/or muscle pain at some time during the course of their illness. In fact, more than half of the people who develop lupus mention pain in their joints as their first symptom." Read More

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