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03-29-2011, 02:11 AM
New research documenting changes in the incidence and outcomes of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in the U.S. between 1995 and 2006, found a significant increase in incidence rates among patients 5 to 39 years of age and in African Americans...

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steve.b
03-29-2011, 02:38 AM
the second paragraph has an interesting fact ..........

More than 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).

you are not alone in this!!!!!!!!!!!

rob
03-29-2011, 05:16 AM
the second paragraph has an interesting fact ..........

More than 300,000 Americans are diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).

you are not alone in this!!!!!!!!!!!

If the membership numbers here are an accurate reflection of the actual numbers of Lupus cases in our two countries, I would say that Australia easily has just as many Lupus cases as does the USA. We're definitely not alone in this!