I don't think I understand your question. From your signature, you are already taking Plaquenil, which is the malaria drug the article is talking about
There is not an increased risk of cancer for people who have lupus, nor for people who are on plaquenil.
The article just says if you happen to be taking plaquenil, it looks like it may decrease your chances of getting cancer. Nothing about
if you aren't taking it you should be....
If you still have a question, please post again, Thanks
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