To date, there is no specific treatment for this disease. However, taking certain anti-inflammatories or immunosuppressants can help relieve symptoms, especially during flare-ups. Furthermore, people who suffer from it are generally able to read the signals their bodies send and recognize the factors that cause them pain. For Dixon, illness is mostly colds, stress, and physical exertion.
She ended her testimony by expressing her gratitude to her family and friends who supported her and said that every person diagnosed with lupus should be resolute and show courage to fight this disease.