Thriving After a Lupus Diagnosis with Shanelle Gabriel

If you or a loved one are dealing with chronic illness, this is a must-listen! Shanelle Gabriel is a poet, singer, and lupus warrior from Brooklyn, New York who has performed internationally including gigs in Africa and Europe. Widely known for being featured on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, she has shared the stage with artists such as Jill Scott, Nas, Dave Chapelle, and more. Shanelle is also a health activist who has spoken alongside the President of the National Institute of Health, lobbied for patient rights on Capitol Hill, and hosted a column on She is an inspiration to everyone- whether you are suffering from a chronic health issue or not! Click below to listen, or keep reading to see the highlights!