Join Our Health Talk on May 20 社区健康教育讲座

Lupus: Myths & Facts 解讀紅斑狼瘡

Flushing Library 3rd Fl. Conference Room 法拉盛圖書館 三樓會議室
41-17 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355

Monday May 20th 10:30am 5月20日 週一上午 10:30

紅斑狼瘡是一種免疫系統疾病,影響約2百萬美國人;亞裔患者是白人的2-3倍。 紅斑狼瘡亞裔關懷聯盟的使命是透過雙語病友互助計劃來支援,加強和改善美國亞裔紅斑狼瘡患者及其家屬的生活品質。由來自紅斑狼瘡亞裔關懷聯盟的高級項目助理顏小姐将講解紅斑狼瘡的常見症狀和治療方法;並且會介紹 紅斑狼瘡亞裔關懷聯盟為社區提供的相關服務。

Lupus is an immune system disease that affects almost 2 million Americans. Asians are affected by Lupus 2-3 times more often than Caucasians. The mission of LANtern® (Lupus Asian Network) at Hospital for Special Surgery is to support, empower, and enhance the quality of life of Asian-Americans with Lupus and their families through our bilingual peer health education program. Ms. Eliza Ngan-Dittgen will help you understand symptoms and treatment of Lupus, as well as services provided by LANtern® (Lupus Asian Network).