The Lupus Research Alliance commends the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the bipartisan House Amendment last night 392-39, which updated the 21st Century Cures Act, intended to spur the development of new medical treatments in many disease areas including lupus.
It is important for people with lupus to eat a nutritious, well-balanced, and varied diet that contains plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains and fatty fish, as well as moderate amounts of red meat.
Most people enjoy an occasional happy hour with co-workers and friends. But what if you have lupus?
30 researchers funded by the LFA are presenting this week at the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Rheumatology. #ACR16 is among the world’s largest gatherings where results of medical research studies in the area of rheumatology are presented for critical peer evaluation.
This week, LFA-supported researchers will share results of a study that could help expedite the delivery of new and safer therapies to people with lupus.
This series – Sharing the Journey – is by you and for you. In your own words, we highlight the perspectives and personal experiences of people who struggle with lupus each day.
Pay attention to these warning signs which can indicate the need for help.
Reports that Toni Braxton was hospitalized for complications from lupus are a reminder that people with lupus experience disease flares that can be triggered by environmental factors like stress or exhaustion.