Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014. While this funding brings some good news in the fight against lupus, the Act only restores some of the money to the NIH that was previously cut through the automatic spending reductions (sequestration).
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Information about burden of disease and quality of life will help guide policy, program and investment decisions to solve the cruel mystery of lupus.
In 2011, Bonnie and Todd Kassel learned their 12-year-old daughter Taylor was diagnosed with lupus nephritis. Their angst transformed into lupus awareness, advocacy and action. Read more.
Candice Erickson and her family now qualify for a better health insurance policy through the Health Insurance Marketplace. Learn how Candice Erickson and her family are benefiting from the Affordable Care Act.
Newly retired P.E. teacher, Janice Wolfe-Easley, found solace in scrapbooking. Learn more about Janice’s story and how scrapbooking keeps her in high spirits.
What a way to kick off 2014! Last night, the House and Senate appropriators unveiled the Omnibus Appropriations bill. Thanks to the ongoing advocacy work by the Lupus Foundation of America and our network of activists and supporters, the news for lupus could not be better.
Erin Kotecki Vest, blogger and a lupus activist from Los Angeles, discusses why she and her family decided to enroll in Obamacare and how it has benefited her life living with lupus.