National Awareness Campaign Launched for Lupus Awareness Month
Results show how disease takes a toll on life for people with lupus and lupus caregivers
A tribute to Marilyn Sousa, who was instrumental in helping to establish the Lupus Foundation of America in 1977.
Dr. Richardson’s work has provided a strong foundation from which further advances in the understanding and treatment of lupus can be made.
Lupus Science & Medicine™ is launched to provide the latest lupus research and stimulate collaborative efforts to improving the lives of all people affected by lupus.
International knowledge healthcare provider BMJ and the Lupus Foundation of America have announced that they have joined forces to publish the first open access journal dedicated to lupus. Lupus Science & Medicine™ will offer timely global access to the latest scientific advances in lupus.
There are substantial racial disparities in the burden of lupus, according to initial data from the largest and most far-reaching epidemiology study ever conducted on the disease lupus. New data from two registries, part of the National Lupus Patient Registry (NLPR), also reveal that black females disproportionately are burdened by lupus, a devastating and complicated autoimmune disease.
Representative Young was a champion for lupus and his outstanding national leadership in advancing biomedical research improved the quality of life for millions of Americans, including people living with lupus and their loved ones.