May. 27, 2014

LFA-DMV Board Member Donald E. Thomas Publishes The Lupus Encyclopedia

Dr. Donald E. Thomas Jr., member of the LFA-DMV Board of Directors and Medical Scientific Advisory Council Chair publishes The Lupus Encyclopedia: A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families

Apr. 02, 2014

Announcing a New Initiative to Improve Health and Quality of Life

LFA-REAL will address major challenges in lupus treatment and disease management, and has the potential to greatly improve medical care and quality of life for people living with lupus.

Apr. 02, 2014

Test Panel Found Effective in Predicting Risk of Atherosclerosis in Women with Lupus

This valuable tool will help doctors prevent atherosclerosis, a life-threatening complication of lupus.

Apr. 02, 2014

Pilot Study Testing a Combination of Immunosuppressive Drugs Holds Promise for Children with Lupus

Results from a small pilot study provide hope that lupus disease activity can be suppressed in children with lupus.

Feb. 12, 2014

Lupus Epidemiological Studies

Feb. 06, 2014

NIH Announces $235 Million Partnership to Accelerate Development of New Treatments for Lupus

Lupus Foundation of America Joins a Five-Year Initiative to Bring Together Government, Academia, Industry and Nonprofit Health Organizations to Harness Capabilities and Resources

Jan. 27, 2014

The Consolidated Appropriations Bill Provides Significant Funding for Vital Lupus Programs

The Lupus Foundation of America applauds Congress for enacting the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014, H.R. 3547 which provides funding for vital lupus research and education programs.

Jan. 27, 2014

New Tool Helps to Ensure Better Representation of Minorities in Future Lupus Quality of Life Studies

Researchers now have a cost effective tool to help them better understand the burden of disease among populations at high risk for developing lupus. Learn more.