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Things to know about Lupus - the condition that led to Selena Gomez's kidney transplant
Despite celebrities like Selena Gomez and Toni Braxton shining a light on the condition, most of us still know little or nothing about lupus. Here are some facts and figures about lupus
True Story: "My depression left me a prisoner in my own home"
For four months, Jessie*, 39, couldn’t leave her house or even look after her children, because of severe depression stemming from sexual trauma
It's all in your hands: The secrets they reveal about your health
You’ll be surprised at how much your palms, fingers and even nails can tell you about your body. Here’s what to look out for
TRUE STORY: This Singapore dad turned to crowdfunding to pay his wife and kid's sky-high medical bills
With his wife battling late-stage cancer and his toddler fighting meningitis, he was faced with the prospect of having to choose whose medical bills to pay for.
TRUE STORY: "I only found out my baby had Aids after I adopted him."
This World Aids Day, we revisit a powerful story from Simply Her's January 2005 issue of a family's love for their sick child and their struggle with the devastating disease.