Aug. 15, 2013

Pilot Study Sheds Light on a Potential New Approach for Treating Lupus Nephritis

Lupus nephritis, which can damage and scar the kidneys, is one of the most common and serious complications of lupus.

Aug. 14, 2013

Nick Cannon’s Fight Against Lupus

As a multitalented entertainer and successful television personality and entrepreneur, Nick Cannon has a lot on his plate. The 32-year old husband and father of two, who battles with lupus nephritis (kidney disease), took on another role: lupus awareness advocate.

Aug. 01, 2013

The Lupus Foundation of America Elects Two New Members to its National Board of Directors

The Lupus Foundation of America announced the election of two new directors to its national board of directors.

Aug. 01, 2013

New Progress in Assessing Neuropsychiatric Lupus in Children

NPSLE is arguably the least understood manifestation of lupus and occurs more frequently, earlier in the course of the disease, and with greater severity in children than in adults with lupus.

Jul. 12, 2013

National Lupus Advocacy Summit - 2013 Recap

Watch a video recap of the 2013 National Lupus Advocacy Summit.

Jul. 12, 2013

Activists Heard: Senate Committee Boosts Lupus Research Funding

The Lupus Foundation of America applauds the efforts of the Senate Appropriations Committee to ensure that funding for research at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and lupus programs are a priority.

Jul. 09, 2013

New National Lupus Awareness Campaign Encourages Discussion Between Physicians and Patients

The Lupus Foundation of America is pleased to share that GlaxoSmithKline has launched a new national lupus awareness campaign and website.

Jun. 27, 2013

Dr. Mark J. Shlomchik Receives Lupus Insight Prize

Mark J. Shlomchik, M.D., Ph.D., the incoming Chair of Immunology at the University of Pittsburgh, was honored Thursday as the first recipient of the Lupus Insight Prize.