Lupus Nephritis

Nick Cannon Reveals His Philosophy On People

Nick’s guest spot on BET’s good for your soul show Lift Every Voice aired the Sunday before last (February 16). During the broadcast Nick discussed how he got his start in entertainment in the church. He also mentions how his faith has become a mantra for him particularly in “speaking things into existence” (Mark 11:22-24). […]

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Nick Cannon Talks Kidney Battle Inside Lupus Now 2

Nick has been very open about his battle with lupus nephritis, working diligently to make people more aware of the condition and how to make sure they’re informed about their own kidney health. Nick is featured on the cover of the Summer Issue of Lupus Now which is published by the Lupus Foundation of America. […]


Living with Lupus: Lessons Learned By Nick Cannon 9

Nick spoke with Margena A. Christian of EBONY magazine to share what he learned about his condition lupus and what it truly means to take care of his health. Lupus us an autoimmune disease. Up to 60 percent of people who have it, including Nick Cannon, are diagnosed with lupus nephritis, a kidney inflammation caused […]


How Nick Cannon Manages His Lupus 5

Until last year, Nick Cannon was mainly making headlines for being host of “America’s Got Talent” and for being married to pop superstar Mariah Carey. That is, until he was hospitalized in January of 2012 with kidney failure. The following month, he was hospitalized again for blood clots in his lungs. Then finally, in March […]


Nick Cannon talks Nicki & Mariah Blow-Up & More on Access Hollywood 1

Nick stopped by Access Hollywood Live and weighed in on the blow-up between his wife Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj during American Idol auditions in North Carolina. Nick also gives an update on his health and his close relationship with American’s Got Talent judge Howard Stern Source: Access Hollywood

Nick Cannon talks Nicki & Mariah Blow Up & More on Access Hollywood

Nick Cannon: I Want My Kids to Grow Up Helping Others 1

Nick Cannon knows that his kids with Mariah Carey have a good life — and he want to make sure they appreciate it. “I want my kids to understand that every child isn’t as fortunate as they are,” the America’s Got Talent host tells PEOPLE of 17-month-old twins Monroe and Moroccan. “I want [them] to grow up helping others. I was raised by my […]


Lupus Research Institute Offers Help & Best Wishes to Nick Cannon in Struggle with Lupus Nephritis 1

The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) extends best wishes for recovery from kidney failure to Nick Cannon, multi-talented performer and husband to singer Mariah Carey.  We are thankful that his lupus was diagnosed properly, and appreciate his openness in discussing his battle with lupus nephritis. Difficult to diagnose and to treat, lupus is a chronic and often disabling […]