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Mia Keller Turns to Yoga After Lupus Diagnosis

After being diagnosed with a disease, how likely would you be to start researching local yoga studios? But Mia Keller did just that. “I was diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus,” she said. “I read up on the studio, as well as others, and Sterling was the one for me.” Systemic lupus erythematosus—or simply lupus—is an autoimmune disease that is not curable, but can be managed. Caused by genetic or environmental factors, the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue in the body. Lupus affects everyone differently, and symptoms, such as swollen joints, hair loss and fatigue, can range from mild…
Jodi Chmielewski
May 4, 2018