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The top centers for the treatment of rheumatic diseases such as lupus are Johns Hopkins Hospital, Cleveland Clinic, New York-Presbyterian Hospital of Columbia and Cornell, Mayo Clinic and Brigham and Women's Hospital, ac... More » Health Conditions & Diseases lists omega-3; herbs such as white willow bark, boswellia, devil’s claw, bromelain and ginger; vitamins D and calcium; and mind-body therapies as natural treatments for lupus. These treatments do not cure lupus... More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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