Lupus Empowerment Seminar – Asheville
Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
The Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter invites you to attend the upcoming event:
Lupus Empowerment Seminar - Asheville
Saturday, June 21, 2014
10:00am to 1:00pm
AB Technical Community College, Rhododendron Building
340 Victoria Road, Asheville, NC 28801
About the Seminar:
Part 1: Lupus and Nutrition
Presenter: Elizabeth Pavka, PhD, RD, LD/N, Wholistic Nutritionist
Good nutrition is an important part of an overall treatment plan for lupus. Learn how to create a nutritious, well-balanced, and varied diet that takes into account the profound effects of a network as complex as the immune system.
Part 2: Lupus and the Kidneys
Presenter: Dr. Winfield Word-Sims, Mountain Kidney & Hypertension Associates
Did you know that an estimated 40% of all people living with lupus will develop kidney complications? This educational seminar will address complications, medical evaluation, and treatment options as it relates to kidney involvement in individuals living with lupus.
Disclaimer: The Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter is proud to be a source of information about lupus. Our comments are based on professional advice, published experience and expert opinion, but do not represent individual therapeutic recommendation or prescription. For specific information and advice, please consult your physician.