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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.

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 | Feb. 04, 2014

The Kassel Family Steps Up and Makes a Big Difference

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.

Blog | Dec. 23, 2013

Lupus Featured in 2013 Google Zeitgeist

It's no surprise that lupus was featured on the Google Zeigest list, not once, but three times in 2013. Read more.

Blog | Oct. 17, 2013

Open Letter to Judge Judy

We share your outrage over Judge Judy's remarks and and believe they were insensitive and minimized the impact and suffering of those living with lupus. Read our letter to her.

Blog | Dec. 29, 2011

Lupus Foundation of America’s 2011 Top Ten Achievements for Lupus Research, Education and Advocacy