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General News | Jun. 28, 2016

Changes Ahead for the Nutrition Facts Label

The new guidelines, introduced by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), will begin to appear on packaged foods in 2018. Updates will help people with lupus make healthy decisions that meet their unique dietary needs.

General News | Jun. 16, 2016

$5 Million for Lupus Research Passes Second Critical Hurdle

The provision was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives' Appropriations Committee.

General News | Jun. 10, 2016

2017 Appropriations Act Includes Support for Lupus Research

The Lupus Foundation of America applauds the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee for voting to pass the bill, which now moves to the full Senate for consideration.

General News | Jun. 09, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America Announces Collective Data Analysis Initiative Results at EULAR 2016

Today, the Lupus Foundation of America announced results of a first-of-its-kind study that could expedite the delivery of new and safer therapies to people with lupus.

General News | Jun. 01, 2016

Lupus Groups to Host Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting

Lupus organizations announce groundbreaking collaborative initiative to inform lupus drug development.

General News | May. 17, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America Applauds Congressional Action to Expand Lupus Research

Defense Appropriations bill includes $5-million for lupus research program, the culmination of more than a decade of Foundation-led efforts.

General News | May. 09, 2016

New Global Survey Reveals Most People Have Serious Misconceptions about Lupus

World Lupus Federation launches to elevate lupus as a serious health concern that deserves increased support.

General News | May. 08, 2016

World Lupus Federation Launched to Rally Global Lupus Groups for Awareness and Advocacy

The Federation will establish partnerships with global and regional health organizations to develop public policies and programs that support patients, health care providers, families, and caregivers.