Melanin and Lupus is an advocacy program on a mission to educate, empower, and inspire through blogging and public speaking. Lupus is an unpredictable autoimmune disease that can affect people of any ethnicity, but tends to be found at alarmingly high rates in minority communities.
It is our mission to provide information that leads to a better understanding of what lupus is.This autoimmune disease is unpredictable and can attack our vital tissues and organs without warning. Education can help to minimize lupus flare-ups and assist in accelerated diagnosis. Our mission is to educate people of color in Hispanic, African-American, and Asian communities about Lupus. Our essential tips have been known to improve quality of life in patients substantially.