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Blog | Nov. 18, 2014

American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting 2014 – Day 3

We will be featuring Lupus Foundation of America initiatives and other Foundation-funded research today, as well as attending sessions on anti-phosopholipid syndrome and other sessions of interest to people living with lupus. Learn more!

Blog | Nov. 18, 2014

1st Anniversary of the First Open Access Online Research Journal Dedicated to Lupus

This week, we are celebrating the first anniversary of the official launch announcement of Lupus Science & Medicine™ the first-ever international, Open Access medical journal dedicated to advancing knowledge in the diagnosis, treatment and management of lupus and related diseases.

Blog | Nov. 17, 2014

American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting 2014 – Day 2

Today’s sessions will focus on pediatric lupus and biomarkers, including a Foundation-funded research program about pediatric lupus in South Africa. Learn more!

Blog | Nov. 16, 2014

We’re in Boston for the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting 2014!

The annual American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Annual Scientific Meeting is taking place November 15-19 in Boston, MA. Learn more.

Blog | Nov. 14, 2014

Guest Blog – Becoming a Lupus Caregiver

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Mary Jane Goodman-Giddens, caregiver to two children with lupus, offers her personal advice for new caregivers and talks about the importance of taking care of yourself.

Blog | Nov. 03, 2014

Kelly Price - Running with Lupus

Kelly Price began her lupus journey 14 years ago, shortly after she became a new mom. Read her inspiring story about how her participation in a Walk to End Lupus Now™ led her to train and complete a half marathon.

Blog | Nov. 03, 2014

The Health Insurance Marketplace: Open Enrollment Starts November 15

The second annual open enrollment period for Marketplace plans runs from November 15, 2014 to February 15, 2015; however, in order for coverage to begin January 1, 2015, enrollees must choose a plan by December 15, 2014. As the Health Insurance Marketplace is about to turn a year old, it is important to look back at the first year and learn how Marketplace plans are meeting the needs of people with lupus.

Blog | Oct. 21, 2014

Guest Blog: Wishing Invisible Illness Was Imaginary

Cindy Coney talks about how living with a disease that most people can't see is a mixed blessing and dealing with the common statement, "but you don't look sick?"