Sandra Raymond is the president and CEO of the Lupus Foundation of America and will talk about a new “Unveil” survey that showed how this disease continues to take a toll on people with Lupus and Lupus caregivers. For more information about Lupus and the “Unveil” survey, visit www.Lupus.org. The Lupus Foundation of America and Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) today released results from UNVEIL: understanding the impact of lupus, a new survey that sheds light on the lupus journey and the challenges not only for those living with lupus, but also for lupus caregivers. The UNVEIL study, which involved over 1,000 people with lupus and lupus caregivers highlights the devastating impact lupus has on all aspects of life including family, work, finances, treatment experiences and overall quality of life.
Kelly Turner Ph.D. with Carole Marks Kelly Turner is a researcher, lecturer, and counselor in integrative oncology and will talk about her new book, Radical Remission: Surviving Cancer Against All Odds. (Harper One) Fore more information, visit www.RadicalRemission.com.
Dr. Jennifer Tjia is a geriatrician and palliative care specialist at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and lead author of a new study that showed nursing home patients with advanced dementia were given what the researchers called “medications of questionable benefit.”
9/28/2014 Second Hour