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Butterfly Lessons: Living a Fabulous Life with Lupus (the blog) is written by Katina Rae Stapleton. While Katina has had lupus for over 20 years, she is not a medical professional. This blog, the associated twitter account (@ButterflyLesson) and Facebook page are not meant to supplement or replace medical advice. If you have any questions about lupus, including but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, and living with the disease, you should contact a medical professional. is a Lupus Lifestyle blog. If you would like to read Katina’s personal stories about living a fabulous life with lupus and those of her guest bloggers, then read on here.

Butterfly Lessons is not selling anything, but occasionally lists or links to products/services that Katina has found helpful to her. This does not represent an endorsement of the product/service. Use at your own risk.

Butterfly Lessons also mentions other resources, blogs and organizations that are lupus-related. While this does mean that Katina thinks favorably of the resources/blogs/organizations, this does not represent an endorsement. You should research the resources/blogs/organizations for yourself to decide if they are right for you.

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