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Blog | Apr. 19, 2016

Maurissa Tancharoen Whedon: A Little Miracle for Mother’s Day

Maurissa has lived with lupus for most of her life and thought conceiving a child would never be possible for her and her husband Jed. Read more about their story

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 | Sep. 23, 2014

Flu 101: Vital Qs & As about the Flu

As summer draws to a close and the cooler months creep in, flu season is right around the corner. It is important to take preventative measures to protect yourself against the flu. Those with lupus are at increased risk for infections (including the flu); so, for most people, getting a flu shot should be a top priority.

Blog | Apr. 15, 2014

How to Prepare for Surgery When you Have Lupus

There are many things that can be done prior to elective surgery, to increase the possibility of a safe outcome.

Blog | Nov. 18, 2013

It’s Not too Late to Quit Smoking

Dawn E. Isherwood, Lupus Foundation of America Health Educator, shares best practices and encouragement to quit smoking.