Dec. 08, 2014

Lupus Research Studies Widen Understanding

Foundation-funded research studies highlighted at premier rheumatology meeting in Boston.

Nov. 04, 2014

U.S. Department of Defense Announces $3.4 Million to Support Lupus Research

Award is the largest amount allocated to lupus since 2006

Nov. 04, 2014

Study Identifies Possible Method to Block Production of Antibodies Associated with Lupus

Lupus Foundation of America supported study demonstrates that blocking STAT5 reduces the production of CD154 by half.

Oct. 24, 2014

Intensive Follow-Up Recommended for People Diagnosed with Lupus During Childhood

Adolescent-onset lupus has worse prognosis and increased risk of lupus-related kidney disease and death.

Oct. 15, 2014

Foundation Responds to Eli Lilly and Company’s Release of Data from Clinical Trial of Tabalumab

Sandra C. Raymond, President & CEO of the Lupus Foundation of America, issued the following statement in response to Eli Lilly and Company’s announcement of the results of two Phase III clinical trials of tabalumab.

Oct. 15, 2014

Nutrition and Tradition: Tips on healthy holiday meals

Whether it is Grandma’s sweet potato casserole or the family’s favorite gravy, holidays aren’t just filled with memories, but sugar, sodium, and fat, too. But with a few adjustments, it’s easy to lighten up the feast without losing the dishes you love.

Oct. 14, 2014

Foundation Announces Pediatric Lupus Research Grantee & LIFELINE Grant Program™ Recipients

The Lupus Foundation of America announced four grants that will allow lupus investigators to continue critical lupus research. Another grant will be used to develop a groundbreaking diagnostic tool for children with lupus-related kidney inflammation, or lupus nephritis.

Aug. 22, 2013

Nick Cannon’s Fight Against Lupus

As a multitalented entertainer and successful television personality and entrepreneur, Nick Cannon has a lot on his plate. The 32-year old husband and father of two, who battles with lupus nephritis (kidney disease), took on another role: lupus awareness advocate.