Reports that Toni Braxton was hospitalized for complications from lupus are a reminder that people with lupus experience disease flares that can be triggered by environmental factors like stress or exhaustion.
Pay attention to these warning signs which can indicate the need for help.
We are excited to announce that the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) recognized Dr. Joan Merrill for outstanding Private / Nonprofit Research
We are thrilled to announce that we have released a Medicines in Development report working in collaboration with the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA).
Being Hispanic/Latino means enjoying shared and varied experiences, traditions and beliefs. But it also means that there may be an increased risk for lupus and other diseases.
Entre Hispanos/Latinos, se disfruta de experiencias, tradiciones y creencias compartidas y muy variadas. Pero la herencia Hispana/Latina también significa que puede haber un mayor riesgo para el lupus y otras enfermedades.
Pain is cited as the most common reason Americans access the health care system.
We need accurate statistics on the incidence and prevalence of lupus and its associated rate of mortality and a much more robust public and private lupus research effort on lupus.