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.
World Lupus Federation launches to elevate lupus as a serious health concern that deserves increased support.
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.
Eight LFA-supported research studies presented during the American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting
The Agenda for Lupus identifies public health priorities, strategies and recommendations for efforts in lupus biomedical research and clinical care.
Grant provides an unprecedented opportunity to further build out meaningful programs and services for people with lupus and physicians.
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.
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act, legislation that has the potential to improve the drug development process and bring new and vital treatments forward for people with chronic diseases like lupus.