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Best Lupus Books You Should Enjoy

Our list of some of the best Lupus books & series in recent years. Get inspired by one or more of the following books.

1. The Lupus Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families (A Johns Hopkins Press Health Book) (2014)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoySystemic lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune disease that can affect any system and organ in the body. For the 1.4 million people in the United States who have lupus, an overactive immune system senses that different parts of the body do not belong, and it attacks these parts. The immune system may strike the cells that line the joints or tendons, for example, causing pain and swelling. An incredibly complex disease, lupus must be properly treated for the optimal health and well-being of the person who has it. The Lupus Encyclopedia is an authoritative compendium that provides detailed explanations of every body system potentially…
Author(s): Thomas Jr. MD FACP FACR, Donald E.

2. Goodbye Lupus: How a Medical Doctor Healed Herself Naturally With Supermarket Foods (2015)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyBrooke Goldner, M.D. is a board certified physician known world-wide for being a medical doctor who has developed a nutrition-based treatment for for her own autoimmune disease, Lupus. In this personal and intimate story, she takes you through the pain of her illness and her miraculous recovery, and how she discovered the simple yet powerful way to help the human body heal through proper nourishment. Dr. Goldner makes it easy to understand this essential information on how food can cause and heal disease, teaching it simply and plainly. She created easy to follow steps you can take to achieving better health yourself using supermarket…
Author(s): Goldner M.D., Brooke

3. The Lupus Diet Plan: Meal Plans & Recipes to Soothe Inflammation, Treat Flares, and Send Lupus into Remission (2017)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyThe definitive Lupus diet plan―recipes for symptom relief.Eating well is an important part of feeling well―especially when it comes to symptom relief. The Lupus Diet Plan helps you take control of your diet and take back your life from Lupus, one deliciously healing meal at a time.Kick-start your anti-inflammatory diet with three, 28-day meal plans that cater to your specific needs and eliminate the guesswork of what to eat and when. With recipes like fatigue-friendly banana pancakes for breakfast, flare-soothing turkey piccata for dinner, and kidney-supporting pumpkin pie for dessert, you’ll be able eat good food…
Author(s): Rellihan RD, Laura, Kelli Roseta

4. The Lupus Cookbook: 125+ Anti-Inflammatory Recipes to Live Well With Lupus (2018)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyThe Lupus Cookbook is the definitive collection for anti-inflammatory recipes to take control of symptoms and send lupus into remission.An anti-inflammatory diet is fundamental to managing lupus in your day-to-day life. Specifically written to target lupus symptoms, The Lupus Cookbook offers the definitive collection of anti-inflammatory recipes to get a lifetime of relief and enhance your overall well-being.Ana Reisdorf, MS, RD, a clinical dietitian with over a decade of experience in the field, combines the most current research available on lupus,…
Author(s): Reisdorf MS RD, Ana, Jeanette Alston-Watkins

5. The First Year–Lupus: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed (2003)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyLupus affects an estimated 1.5 million people in the U.S.—90 percent of whom are women—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 Year™ series, The First Year™—Lupus 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 that will help everyone…
Author(s): Nancy C. Hanger, Andrea Schneebaum

6. Lupus Q&A Revised and Updated, 3rd edition: Everything You Need to Know (2014)

Best Lupus Books You Should Enjoy A perennial bestseller, Lupus Q&A is the go-to guide for sufferers of a chronic autoimmune disease that affects more than 1.4 million people in the United States alone. Characterized by achy joints and skin rashes, lupus often mimics other diseases, making it tricky to diagnose and treat. In this completely revised and updated edition, Dr. Robert Lahita and Dr. Robert Phillips—leading experts on lupus—discuss topics in a clear, concise, and easy-to-follow Q&A format. Lahita and Phillips review the newest drugs and explore beneficial complementary and alternative treatments,…
Author(s): Robert G. Lahita, Robert H. Phillips

7. Coping With Lupus: A Practical Guide to Alleviating the Challenges of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Coping with Series) (2012)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyA completely updated and revised edition that provides comfort, information, strategies, and advice for those living with lupus. There is no cure for lupus, so a diagnosis of this potentially debilitating autoimmune disorder is understandably disquieting. This new edition of Coping with Lupus answers all the important questions one might have and offers practical coping strategies to help those with lupus live their lives to the fullest.Dr. Robert Phillips, the founder and director of the Center for Coping, lends his expertise in dealing with the psychological aspects of chronic…
Author(s): Robert H. Phillips

8. When Lupus Throws You For A Loop: A Handbook For The Newly Diagnosed, Lupus Veterans, And For Those Who Love Them (2017)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyWhen Lupus Throws You for a Loop is a handbook for those newly diagnosed, lupus veterans, and those who love them. It takes you on a journey to acceptance acknowledging the difficulty of incorporating lupus into your life. You learn ways to communicate effectively, live with unpredictability, imperfection, stress, and loss of control. You learn to read your body’s signals, enhance your relationships regarding intimacy, and increase your positivity and resilience. The book explores the various types of impact lupus has on adolescents and adults as well as…
Author(s): Oram, MSW, ACSW, Donna

9. The Lupus Recovery Diet: A Natural Approach to Autoimmune Disease That Really Works (2007)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyIn 1995, Jill Harrington was searching for relief from the pain and fatigue of systemic lupus, an autoimmune disease. Her joints were swollen and painful, and she could barely walk. Her knuckles and fingers were so inflamed that she couldn’t even hold her husband’s hand. She could not accept that she’d have to live this way for the rest of her life. After years of searching, she finally found doctors who taught her that your diet and lifestyle can dramatically affect autoimmune disease. Jill has now been free of lupus symptoms for over 17 years. After years of…
Author(s): Jill Harrington

10. Lupus Journal for Women: Pain and Food Diary Butterfly Edition (2019)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyLetter sized | 160 pages | 30 daysLupus Pain & Food Journal for WomenIf you are a Lupus Warrior this 30 day journal will help you track your mood and your sleep, monitor your pain levels, create a diet plan and encourage you to add self care activities to your day. This information is useful for you to help locate your pain triggers and to see if your food choices affect your physical health. If you often draw a blank when your physician asks how you have been feeling this journal will help you give more detailed answers.Add to Cart NowThis workbook is perfect for Lupus sufferers who want to track their…
Author(s): Lizzie Fields

11. Goodbye Autoimmune Disease: How to Prevent and Reverse Chronic Illness and Inflammatory Symptoms Using Supermarket Foods (Goodbye Lupus) (2019)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyIn this sequel to Goodbye Lupus, Dr. Brooke Goldner details how she used her hyper-nourishment protocol to help real people all over the world get their lives back from Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Sjogren’s, Scleroderma, Psoriasis, Hashimotos and many more using supermarket foods. She also dives deeply into the mindset needed to change your diet and take back your health including motivation, overcoming self-sabotage, and embracing health and happiness. This book will get you inspired, prepared, and excited to take back your health the way they did. You will learn: * The 6 Steps to Reversing Disease with Supermarket Foods *…
Author(s): Goldner M.D., Brooke

12. Lupus: Real Life, Real Patients, Real Talk (2013)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyLife was progressing as expected; getting sick was never part of their plan. However, in its own distinct and sudden way, Lupus showed up in the lives of the men and women profiled in this book. Although their ages, locations and stories are different, they all share one thing in common: they refuse to give up hope, despite Lupus. Lupus: Real Life, Real Patients, Real Talk is the first book of its kind in relation to the disease. Journalist, Lupus patient and Lupus Foundation of America Board Member, Marisa Zeppieri-Caruana, sets out to find men and women…
Author(s): Mrs. Marisa L Zeppieri-Caruana

13. Befriending the Wolf: The Guide to Living and Thriving with Lupus (2016)

Best Lupus Books You Should EnjoyMilly Diericx nearly died in a full-blown Lupus attack. But she not only survived – she learned to thrive. In these pages, she reveals the keys to her survival, how she reframed what was happening to her, and the practical ways to alleviate common physical symptoms and emotions related to this disease. Befriending The Wolf: A Guide to Living and Thriving with Lupus is a comprehensive guide to alternative methods of healing for this pervasive ailment. You will experience self-esteem, emotional wellbeing and proven, practical tips from the inside-out. Milly Diericx…
Author(s): Milly Diericx

Best Lupus Books You Should Enjoy

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some lupus books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Advanced handbook of systemic lupus erythematosus

Author(s): Arnaud, Laurent; Vollenhoven, Ronald von
Publisher: Adis, Year: 2018, Size: 11 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2133718

Neuropsychiatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Author(s): Shunsei Hirohata
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2018, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2250809

Dubois’ Lupus Erythematosus and Related Syndromes

Author(s): Daniel Wallace; Bevra Hannahs Hahn
Publisher: Elsevier, Year: 2018, Size: 33 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2327704

Systemic lupus erythematosus : basic, applied and clinical aspects

Author(s): George Tsokos
Publisher: Elsevier Academic Press, Year: 2016, Size: 41 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1506867

Systemic lupus erythematosus

Author(s): Gordon, Caroline; Isenberg, David
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2016, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1680351

Lupus Renal Involvement: A Case-Based Atlas

Author(s): Gyl Eanes Barros Silva, Roberto Silva Costa, Márcio Dantas, Natalino Salgado Filho, Stanley De Almeida Araujo
Publisher: Nova Science Publishers, Year: 2016, Size: 3 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2340495

Lupus: The Essential Clinician's Guide

Author(s): Daniel J. Wallace
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA, Year: 2014, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1156906

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Methods and Protocols

Author(s): Paul Eggleton, Frank J. Ward (eds.)
Publisher: Humana Press, Year: 2014, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1160874

Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely chart-busters according to The New York Times, others are composed by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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