Teleconference Series on a variety of topics designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus.
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Support groups serve lupus patients, their families and friends who meet and discuss obstacles associated with lupus.
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Third-party events raising funds and awareness for our state chapter.
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This valuable tool will help doctors prevent atherosclerosis, a life-threatening complication of lupus.
Results from a small pilot study provide hope that lupus disease activity can be suppressed in children with lupus.
What a way to kick off 2014! On Monday, January 13 2014 the House and Senate appropriators unveiled the Omnibus Appropriations bill. All 12 outstanding appropriations bills are rolled into one, including the all-important Labor-HHS-Education bill that houses many of our lupus programs. 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.
Children with lupus may have a higher risk for developing cancer – especially blood cancers such as non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and leukemia – compared to children without lupus.
Lupus Foundation of America DC/MD/VA Chapter is seeking a licensed social worker to facilitate monthly support groups for people with lupus, their family, and friends. Support groups allow attendees to voice concerns, share experiences and learn coping strategies for managing a chronic disease.