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General News | Sep. 07, 2016

Free Yourself From Pain… It’s Pain Awareness Month

Pain is cited as the most common reason Americans access the health care system.

General News | Sep. 07, 2016

Selena Gomez announcement focuses attention on lupus’ mental health impact

Last week, Selena Gomez announced that she is taking a break from her world tour due to ‘anxiety, panic attacks, and depression’ associated with lupus.

General News | Aug. 31, 2016

With announcement, Selena Gomez highlights mental health impact of lupus

Anxiety and depression often accompany lupus, for a variety of reasons. It's important to learn the signs and when to seek treatment.

General News | Aug. 22, 2016

Mortality in Lupus: The Untold Story

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.

General News | Aug. 10, 2016

Access to Treatments

One of our key goals is to ensure people with lupus have access to the care and treatments they need. Recently, access to a few vital treatments has been challenging to obtain, specifically access to quinacrine, hydroxychloroquine, and Benlysta®.

General News | Jul. 20, 2016

WebMD: Nick Cannon Winning the War With Lupus

Nick Cannon may have lupus, but he refuses to let the disease take over his life. WebMD profiles his battle with lupus in an article entitled, Nick Cannon: A Warrior in the Fight Against Lupus.

General News | Jul. 18, 2016

From Coverage to Care: Making the Most of Your Health Insurance

Stay physically and financially healthy by checking out these simplified steps for making the most of your coverage.

General News | Jul. 14, 2016

Appropriations Bill Includes Critical Support for Lupus

With our support, the Congressional Lupus Caucus was able to rally the needed votes for continued funding of lupus research and education.