Oct. 01, 2015

Five New Research Studies Funded to Improve Quality of Life for People with Lupus

The Lupus Foundation of America research grants will support important studies on immune cells, pediatric lupus, stem cells, biomarkers, and environmental triggers of lupus.

Sep. 18, 2015

Lupus Highlighted in New Congressional Report on Health Disparities

A new Congressional report includes an article contributed by the Lupus Foundation of America on health disparities among people with lupus and current efforts to improve treatment and diagnosis in minority communities.

Sep. 15, 2015

Protect Yourself Against the Flu: 2015-2016 Updates

It is important that those with lupus receive a flu vaccine as soon as they are available. Sarah Stothers, RN, BS, provides an update for the 15-16 flu season.

Aug. 28, 2015

How Plaquenil® May Help Prevent Heart Damage in Newborns

Under Investigation: Preventive care on the horizon

Aug. 13, 2015

How Do We Think About Lupus and Why Does it Matter?

Not all patients who share a certain organ involvement can be treated with the same medicine at the same dose. In this piece, Foundation Medical Director Dr. Joan Merrill argues that improved classification of lupus can lead to better treatment.

Aug. 03, 2015

Regulations for Off-Label Drugs Must Change

Off-label drugs for the treatment of lupus symptoms represents the standard of care for people with lupus, but current regulations make it difficult for doctors and manufacturers to communicate. Read Sandra C. Raymond's remarks now.

Jul. 28, 2015

Statement on the Results of Epratuzumab Study for the Treatment of Lupus

Results from a study of epratuzumab were released today. It did not meet its primary endpoint of clinically reducing the severity of lupus in people with mild to moderate disease. The following is a statement from Sandra C. Raymond, President and CEO

Jul. 10, 2015

U.S. House of Representatives Passes 21st Century Cures Act