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What It Is Really Like to Be a Friend of Someone with Lupus

How friendship helps those with lupus

Francine Rosenberg, PsyD, a clinical psychologist with Morris Psychological Group in New Jersey confirmed that, while indeed some friendships will depart, the ones that remain will offer the support that the patient needs. Rosenberg then goes on to say that a friendship is a support system, a group of people who comprehend exactly what the patient is going through and that also understands that they sometimes want to stay in bed all day.