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Children and Lupus
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Children and adolescents with lupus face a long battle ahead. Children of lupus patients need support also.

Chronic Illness in Adolescence
Crisis or Challenge? Thought-provoking article by Maureen Brownlow, Social Worker, Halifax, Nova Scotia. From Lupus Canada.

Learning About Lupus In A Hurry
What would you do if you just found out your 12-year old daughter had lupus nephritis? From Lupus Letter, via ELEF.

Lupus in Childhood
Symptoms, treatment, and how to cope. From Learning about Lupus: A User Friendly Guide. By Phyllis Slutsky, MEd, RN, and Barbara E. Ostrov, MD

Ped Place
A forum for Children with a sick parent. Sponsored by the Missouri Chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America.

Pediatric Lupus
Informative, detailed article by Dr. Earl Silverman, Pediatric Rheumatologist Toronto, Ontario. From Lupus Canada.

Pediatric Rheumatology Page
This site is dedicated to kids with arthritis and related conditions. Links to books and information for physicians. By Thomas J. A. Lehman MD.

Pediatric Rheumatology: Lupus
A detailed review of SLE with reference to the pediatric patient, by Thomas Lehman, MD.

Subject: Re: Lupus in a child
A mother wonders: does my child have lupus? Questions answered by the health care professionals of the Maternal ~ Child Health Forum from Henry Ford Health Systems of Detroit, Michigan.

Young People At Risk
People of all ages, but especially aged 18-24, have a misunderstanding of lupus. Results of a telephone survey from the Lupus Foundation of America.

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