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General News | Jun. 14, 2017

Campaign Empowers Young Women At-Risk for Lupus to Be Fierce and Take Control

New national awareness campaign to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of lupus and reduce the time to diagnosis.

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 | 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.

General News | Oct. 29, 2015

First-ever National Lupus Public Health Agenda Provides Roadmap to Improving Care and Treatment

The Agenda for Lupus identifies public health priorities, strategies and recommendations for efforts in lupus biomedical research and clinical care.

General News | Oct. 28, 2015

LFA Awarded Multi-million Dollar Grant to Build Lupus Awareness and Improve Quality of Life

Grant provides an unprecedented opportunity to further build out meaningful programs and services for people with lupus and physicians.

General News | 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.

General News | Sep. 16, 2014

“UNVEIL” Survey Reveals a Life Interrupted by Lupus

Results show how disease takes a toll on life for people with lupus and lupus caregivers