Educational Videos

Welcome to our online series of lupus educational videos and symposiums!  

These presentations feature lupus experts, researchers, physicians, nutritionists, therapists and patients about living healthily with lupus, lupus nephritis and overlapping conditions.

Lupus and Women’s Health: From Puberty to Menopause


In this video, rheumatologist Donald Thomas, Jr. MD, and author of The Lupus Encyclopedia, describes how lupus can affect women’s health at different stages of life.  Please know that the majority of the content also applies to you guys out there living with lupus, too!

The goal of this video is to empower those living with lupus to understand their health, manage their symptoms and effectively communicate with their healthcare providers.

Presenters include:

Donald Thomas, Jr., MDis a licensed rheumatologist at Arthritis and Pain Associates of Prince George’s County, Greenbelt, Maryland, an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, and the author of The Lupus Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families.

Tatiana Spiegler, MSN, RN, PHN is a Registered Nurse and Patient Engagement Liaison with GSK.  Tatiana is a passionate champion for those living with lupus, and in this video, she discusses the practical tools and tips you can use to track your lupus flare symptoms, stick to your treatment plan, and effectively communicate with your healthcare providers.



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