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Work from home jobs hiring during covid-19 Lupus and Covid-19 More Work from Home 

Remote Jobs Hiring During Covid-19 Pandemic

With astounding statistics of over 6 million Americans applying for unemployment benefits throughout the last few weeks, I have been messaged a few times about companies that are currently hiring remote works during the Covid-19 pandemic.  I decided that I would create an updated list for those who are looking for remote jobs hiring during the Covid-19 pandemic.  If you know of any other companies hiring work from home employees, please comment below or email me at info@lupuslyfe.com and I will update this list. Williams-Sonoma: Work from Home Call Center…

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An Open Letter to my Healthy Friends During the COVID-19 Pandemic

To my healthy friends, I felt the need to write this post today to really document the state of the new reality we are living in for those who may not be to this point yet.  Within the last few weeks, things have changed drastically in Ohio and many other parts of America and the world.   I will be honest, I feel like most people probably thought I was frantic and overreacting when the first talk of coronavirus made the news.  Yet, as someone with a chronic illness and who…

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Lupus Friendly Jobs

When it comes to looking for lupus friendly jobs, I think it is important to note that it will vary on what job may be good for you and what may be good for another lupie.  As lupus symptoms vary person to person, you may feel inclined to work certain positions like a chat support job instead of a call center job.  The good news is there are many lupus friendly jobs out there and you are apt to find something that fits your needs. For me personally, when I…

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Lupus and Cold Sores

You hear a lot about lupus mouth sores and nose sores, but what about lupus and cold sores?  For many years, I would get a cold sore in the exact same place on my top lip.  I never really paid attention to when I would get these until I was diagnosed with lupus.  When I am experiencing a bad flare, these lupus cold sores always make a nice and dramatic entrance on my face. So there was definitely no surprise when I had a cold sore pop up with this…

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Lupus and Weighted Blankets

Looking to Buy a Weighted Blanket for Lupus? If you suffer from lupus, you probably understand the pain that many of us suffer from daily.  Even though we are so completely fatigued throughout the day, there are many nights that we may lay awake from insomnia or painsomnia.  A decent night’s sleep can really determine what kind of day we will have in the morning. So naturally, I got a spark of interest when I begin to hear the rave reviews from friends and family members that have tried weighted…

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5 Celebrity Quotes for Chronic Illness Warriors

When you deal with a chronic illness, some days can be a lot harder to get through than others.  When I have days like this, I like to look up inspirational quotes that can uplift my spirit.  This can help me remain calm and hopeful during incredibly hard flare days.  If you are in need of a little inspiration, take a look at these 5 quotes for chronic illness warriors.  Remember, tomorrow is a new day and never give up the fight!  We are in this together!

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10 Fun Things to Do With Your Kids as a Chronic Illness Parent

As a mom of two boys 10 and under and as a lupus & fibromyalgia warrior, I completely understand the importance of keeping the kids involved and entertained while you may be physically and mentally struggling.  It may seem hard to find fun things to do with your kids as a chronic illness parent, but it doesn’t have to be! Having a chronic illness is not just hard on us as the patients, but it can take its toll on your family and friends as well. It is hard for…

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20 Day Lupus Inspo Journal Challenge: Day 2

Day 2 of the Lupus Inspo Challenge for 2020 focuses on this quote: My mission in life is not merely to survive, but thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style- Maya Angelou Miss Day 1 of the Lupus Inspo Journal Challenge?  Start Here! Oh, what a quote so fitting for me on a day I am struggling to get over my lupus flare that has been raging since before Christmas.  The past few weeks have been incredibly difficult for me physically and…

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