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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?"

Blog | Oct. 15, 2014

Fundraise Your Way

Although actor Ian Harding is best known for his role as Ezra Fitz on the ABC Family’s hit television show, Pretty Little Liars, he is also an ardent advocate for the Lupus Foundation of America. Learn how he has supported the Foundation through fundraising efforts and how you can join him.

Blog | Oct. 10, 2014

The View: Nick Cannon and Whoopi Goldberg

Nick Cannon and Whoopi Goldberg speak about lupus on The View on Thursday, October 9.

Blog | Oct. 09, 2014

Dictionary Day

When talking about lupus, medical professionals, researchers and lupus advocates sometimes use jargon that others may not fully understand. Here is a list of common words and phrases that we hope will help all people affected by lupus.