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Blog | Jul. 21, 2015

Chloe T. Barlow: A Novel Approach to Love and Lupus

Attorney by day, romance novelist by night, Chloe Barlow found her inspiration to write after struggling with the realities of chronic illness. Read her story now!

Blog | Jul. 07, 2015

Alex Nolan: Lights, Camera, Lupus!

Lupus wasn’t Alex's disease at all — it was her mom’s. That all changed when she was diagnosed at 16-years-old but her dream to create films has not dampened. Read her story.

Blog | Jun. 24, 2015

Amy Dauphinais: Conducting Life around Lupus

As a high school teacher and conductor, Amy has had to adapt to her disease on the days when she can’t even hold a baton and finds comfort in a strong support system.

Blog | Jun. 02, 2015

Q&A with Dr. Elisabet Svenungsson - Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Lupus Anticoagulant

June 2015 - Dr. Elisabet Svenungsson answered your questions about antiphospholipid syndrome and lupus anticoagulant.

Blog | Jun. 02, 2015

Rudy Villamar: Lupus isn’t Just a Women’s Disease

Though an estimated 90 percent of people with lupus are women, it is a disease that can affect anyone regardless of gender, age or race. When Rudy Villamar was diagnosed with lupus two years ago, he didn’t know anything about it. Watch Rudy has to say about a life with lupus.

Blog | May. 20, 2015

Mahlia Mahdi: Finding Her Voice

Mahlia was diagnosed with lupus at just 8-years-old. Now 11, she is finally starting to speak up about her disease, starting with her participation in the Lupus Foundation of America's new KNOW LUPUS public service announcements.

Blog | May. 18, 2015

Lupus Gets Lost in the Crowd

When lupus is misclassified as a form of arthritis, it gets lost in a crowded diagnostic category. Patient advocate Cindy Coney writes of how not knowing this distinction can lead to more problems for the person with lupus down the road.

Blog | May. 01, 2015

KNOW LUPUS - It’s Lupus Awareness Month

Get to KNOW LUPUS this Lupus Awareness Month with our new campaign and game!