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Blog | Mar. 17, 2015

Let’s Play Together and Raise Money for Lupus Foundation of America

Earlier this month, the Lupus Foundation of America was honored to play a role in the launch of Geek & Sundry’s Twitch.tv channel. Read more about the event that raised more than $160,000 for lupus research and awareness programs and how you can host your own fundraiser.

Blog | Mar. 16, 2015

Chris and Dawn Joyner: Siblings Bound by Music

Chris Joyner always looked up to his sister Dawn. Their shared love of music helped Chris become a professional musician but her life with lupus inspired him to write a song about her struggles. Read more.

Blog | Mar. 03, 2015

Josie Pearce: Finding the Power to Stay Positive

On the outside, Josie Pearce seems like your average 17-year-old. You’d never know that just a few years ago Josie’s parents were taking her from doctor to doctor, trying to figure out why their once energetic daughter now spent days lying on the couch unable to move or attend the ballet classes she loved.

Blog | Feb. 17, 2015

Discover Your Power at Walk to End Lupus Now

With the steadily rising temperatures come the first Walk to End to Lupus Now™ events of 2015. Whether you’ve been involved for years or will be participating for the first time, these events are an incredible way to experience firsthand the power of the movement to end lupus.

Blog | Feb. 02, 2015

Jessica and Jen: A Friendship Strengthened by Disease

Jessica Molon and Jen Strom are friends, former roommates and most importantly, they are each other’s support system. Jen has been living with lupus for more than four years and Jessica was recently diagnosed with a benign brain tumor.

Blog | Jan. 30, 2015

Q&A with Dr. Hazel L. Breland - Exercise and Lupus

February 2015 - Dr. Hazel L. Breland, PhD, OTR/L answered your questions about exercise and lupus as part of the Ask the Experts program.

Blog | Jan. 15, 2015

Alena Joyner: Story of My Life!

Alena Joyner's lupus story began roughly 8 years ago. Despite lupus, she enjoys life and refuses to be defeated by the mysterious illness.

Blog | Dec. 16, 2014

The Making of a Lupus Activist

Brittney McBath initially chose not to tell anyone about her lupus because she didn't want to be treated differently. See how Brittney transformed into a lupus activist, leading a team of walkers and speaking out for all those with lupus.