Lupus is a serious chronic inflammatory
that affects many different organs such as the kidneys, lungs, and even the brain.
Lupus occurs when an individual’s immune system attacks its own tissues, making it an autoimmune disease. It is estimated that up to as many as 1.5 million people are affected by lupus. Because so many systems in the body are damaged from this condition, it can be extremely uncomfortable and difficult to manage. The complications from lupus vary from kidney failure, an increased risk of pneumonia, anemia, strokes and more. It is also important to note that developing lupus also increases one’s risk of cancer.
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An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her. ― Agatha Christie
Growing older feels a little bit like running a marathon.
Only upon crossing the finish line, everyone is kinda half asleep and half-heartedly discussing an NPR article you know was published at least over a month ago. When you’re younger, it seems as if everyone is cheering you on for even the smallest things- as if getting an oil change for your car (that you definitely don’t pay the insurance for) is the mark of a Responsible and Promising Young Adult. However, there are some fabulous perks to being on the other side of the hill, so to speak.
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“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.”
The most satisfied people don’t necessarily lead better lives than anyone else.
In fact, most of them are remarkably ordinary people with very modest lifestyles. Happy people aren’t always rich, they don’t have perfect relationships and friendships, or even perfect health. They all have their own unique shortcomings, their own family issues, and the same amount of problems that anyone else does. However, satisfied people do all seem to have one thing in common:
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How can we create a prosperous market free of generational bias?
With the continuous development of new technology and the rapid expansion of online marketing, the business industry has taken on a level of complexity that has not been witnessed previously. Millennials are beginning to master the art of digital advertising, companies are branding themselves through social media, and businesses can directly interact with specific audiences in a way that haven’t been able to before.
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The trouble with retirement is that you never get a day off. -Abe Lemons
The desire for a long and happy retirement is universal.
The freedom of enjoying the simple pleasures of life after years of hard work seems to be the bright light at the end of a long tunnel. However, it is becoming more and more common to see people continuing to work past the typical retirement mark. In many cases, it’s not even financially necessary. So why are they doing this?
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