Jan. 22, 2016

Senate Moves Forward on Innovations for Healthier Americans

Kim Cantor, VP of Government Relations, provides an update on the Senate version of the 21st Century Cures Act that was passed in July 2015.

Jan. 19, 2016

Pregnancy & Lupus: Updates from the 2015 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting

The research presented brings the promise of better outcomes for pregnant women with lupus and their babies.

Jan. 13, 2016

National Institutes of Health Releases Plan to Expedite Lupus Treatments and Cures

The research plan identifies and examines opportunities to increase scientific understanding of lupus, which will ultimately lead to safer and more effective treatments and, eventually, curative strategies

Dec. 28, 2015

We Remember Dr. Evelyn Hess – A Pioneer in Lupus Research

Dr. Hess was a major contributor to understanding the causes of lupus, as well as a mentor to investigators whose work today is helping advance the science and medicine of lupus.

Dec. 18, 2015

Congress Increases Funding for Lupus in 2016

Congress voted to pass the Consolidated Appropriations Act (H.R. 2029) that will fund the federal government for 2016. Thanks to the leadership of the Lupus Foundation of America and our vast network of dedicated lupus activists, the bill provides significant funding increases and vital support for lupus research and education programs.

Dec. 15, 2015

Progress Toward a Life Free of Lupus: 2015 Top Ten Achievements in Research, Education and Advocacy

We continued to make important advances in 2015 toward our vision of a life free of lupus for millions of people around the world.

Nov. 11, 2015

ACR 2015: Day 3 Roundup

With the last day of the American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting upon us, we’re ready to bring you updates on the latest findings in lupus research.

Nov. 09, 2015

Lupus Research Findings Provide Evidence of Progress and Hope For Improved Quality of Life

Findings from Eight Lupus Foundation of America-supported research studies presented during the American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting.