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The Lupus Life Podcast will inspire you to keep going through the challenges of living with lupus. Gwen Alexander, your host, was diagnosed with lupus after several emergency room visits and hospital stays. She has had to make many changes to her life since her diagnoses. She has been on a journey of making changes to her life that will help her still live a full life with lupus. Follow the podcast to learn how to navigate the flare ups of living with lupus.

How to connect with Gwen:

Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast

Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only. The opinions of the guests are their own. The host of the podcast is not a medical professional. You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before you make any changes that may affect your health in any way.

The Lupus Living Podcast The Gwen Alexander, Inc.

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.7 • 21 Ratings

The Lupus Life Podcast will inspire you to keep going through the challenges of living with lupus. Gwen Alexander, your host, was diagnosed with lupus after several emergency room visits and hospital stays. She has had to make many changes to her life since her diagnoses. She has been on a journey of making changes to her life that will help her still live a full life with lupus. Follow the podcast to learn how to navigate the flare ups of living with lupus.

How to connect with Gwen:

Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast

Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only. The opinions of the guests are their own. The host of the podcast is not a medical professional. You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before you make any changes that may affect your health in any way.

    57 Applying for Disability Benefits Part II

    57 Applying for Disability Benefits Part II

    Today’s episode is a continuation of applying for disability benefits when you have lupus.  The topics covered are what is SSDI and SSI; how to set up your account with the Social Security Administration and when is it time to hire a lawyer. 
    Get the book “Living Life with Lupus” on Amazon:
    Living Life with Lupus-A Guide to Living A Full Life While Having Lupus.
    The Lupus Living Store:
    http://bit.ly/lupuslivingstore
     
     How to connect with Gwen:
    Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
    Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
    Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast
    Instagram: instagram.com/thegwen1685
    Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only.  The opinions of any guest are their own.  The host of the podcast is not a medical professional.  You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before you make any changes that may affect your health in any way. 

    • 12 min
    56 Applying for Disability Benefits Part I

    56 Applying for Disability Benefits Part I

    There may come a point after your lupus diagnoses you may not be able to work.  What do you do for money if you are in this situation?  In today’s episode, Gwen shares how the process of applying for disability works and what you need to know to get approved.  This part one of a two part series.
     Get the book “Living Life with Lupus” on Amazon:
    Living Life with Lupus-A Guide to Living A Full Life While Having Lupus.
     
    The Lupus Living Store:
    http://bit.ly/lupuslivingstore
    How to connect with Gwen:
    Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
    Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
    Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast
    Instagram: instagram.com/thegwen1685
    Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only.  The opinions of any guest are their own.  The host of the podcast is not a medical professional.  You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before you make any changes that may affect your health in any way.

    • 12 min
    55 Lupus Awareness Month-May 2021

    55 Lupus Awareness Month-May 2021

    May is Lupus Awareness Month.  May 10, 2021 is World Lupus Day.  This year let’s share our stories of how we live with lupus.  If you are a friend or family member of a Lupus Warrior, share how you support them.  Let’s take away the mystery of lupus.
     
    Lupus Foundation of America: Lupus.org
    Get the book “Living Life with Lupus” on Amazon:
    Living Life with Lupus-A Guide to Living A Full Life While Having Lupus.  
     
    How to connect with Gwen:
    Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
    Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
    Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast
    Instagram: instagram.com/thegwen1685
     
    Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only.  The opinions of the guest on the podcast are their own.  The host of the podcast is not a medical professional.  You should consult with your doctor

    • 4 min
    54 Avoiding Lupus Burnout

    54 Avoiding Lupus Burnout

    Lupus burnout is real.  There comes a point living with a chronic illness takes everything out of you.  How do you work through the burnout and get back to living again?  In today’s episode, Gwen shares how she slows down to work through the burnout. 
     Purchase a Lupus Living shirt, mask and other merchandise. 
    https://teespring.com/stores/the-lupus-living-store
     
    Get the book “Living Life with Lupus” on Amazon:
    Living Life with Lupus-A Guide to Living A Full Life While Having Lupus.  
     
    How to connect with Gwen:
    Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
    Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
    Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast
    Instagram: instagram.com/thegwen1685
     
    Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only.  The opinions of the guests are their own.  The host of the podcast is not a medical professional.  You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before you make any changes that may affect your health in any way. 

    • 15 min
    53 Living A Full Life With Lupus With Cassandra Hill

    53 Living A Full Life With Lupus With Cassandra Hill

    Today’s featured guest on The Lupus Living Podcast is Cassandra Hill.  Cassandra is a Holistic Wellness Coach, Life Coach, Author and Speaker.  After overcoming Systemic Lupus with a regimen she developed, she created Holistic Living Consulting.  Her mission is to empower women by renewing their mind, body and soul utilizing an all-natural approach. 
    How to Connect with Cassandra:
    Website: www.cassandrarhill.com
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/livehealthyforlife
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/live.healthyforlife/
    Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/cassandrah2415/
    How to connect with Gwen:
    Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
    Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
    Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast
    Instagram: instagram.com/thegwen1685
    Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only.  The opinions of the guests are their own.  The host of the podcast is not a medical professional.  You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before you make any changes that may affect your health in any way.  

    • 47 min
    52 Lupus And Your Hair

    52 Lupus And Your Hair

    Purchase a Lupus Living shirt, mask and other merchandise. 
    https://teespring.com/stores/the-lupus-living-store
    Where did my hair go!  That’s what Gwen asked herself in 2017 when she realized she had a bald spot.  Hair thinning and loss could be a result of lupus.  In today’s episode, Gwen shares how lupus and other auto immune conditions may be affecting your hair and how to deal with it. 
     
    Get the book “Living Life with Lupus” on Amazon:
    Living Life with Lupus-A Guide to Living A Full Life While Having Lupus.  
    How to connect with Gwen:
    Email: gwen@thegwenalexander.com
    Website: thegwenalexander.com/lupus-life-podcast
    Facebook: facebook.com/lupuslivingpodcast
    Instagram: instagram.com/thegwen1685
    Disclaimer: The information in this podcast is for informational purposes only.  The opinions of the guests are their own.  The host of the podcast is not a medical professional.  You should consult with your doctor or medical professional before you make any changes that may affect your health in any way. 

    • 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

lovenme2020 ,

Love it!!!

I am a person who have Lupus! It feels good to know someone is relatable and know exactly how you feel. This podcast is very inspiring and informative.

Wphyllis4 ,

Family & Friends

My family and friends have battled Lupus. It’s a devastating disease that includes much more than wellness. Gwen did a great job touching on the other areas that make Lupus difficult. Great podcast for family and friends who has a Lupus Warrior.

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