Anyone here with siblings that have lupus also?

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Tired Tina
Regular Member

Date Joined Jul 2013
Total Posts : 34
   Posted 8/1/2013 7:33 PM (GMT -6)   
Just curious? Both my sister and I have lupus, I've read there is only a 5 percent chance of that happening?

Regular Member

Date Joined Feb 2011
Total Posts : 399
   Posted 8/1/2013 9:41 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi Tina,
     My mom and brother both have auto-immune diseases (not Lupus) and I have a maternal first cousin a few years older than me that had Lupus (she passed away last year).

Elite Member

Date Joined Jul 2009
Total Posts : 14475
   Posted 8/1/2013 11:54 PM (GMT -6)   
Sister and mother have autoimmune diseases not lupus.
Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Glaucoma, Asthma, Hypothyriodism, Sleep Apnea, OA, Depression, and Allergies

When life throws you lemons....
Pick them up and throw them right back at them! :))
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Thursday, July 19, 2018 6:30 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,983,346 posts in 327,113 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 161910 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, jeff8787.
440 Guest(s), 12 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
ashleylynn, jeff8787, Michael_T, Don3019, Sunflower13, WendyMax, 142, WalkingbyFaith, InTheShop, Little Bear (LB), KC342, dsrouillard