Lupus Now

Magazine | Jul. 01, 2013

Skin Therapy - Dermatologic options can help repair skin damaged by lupus

People with lupus can be left with disfiguring scars and pigmentary changes that can significantly impair their self-esteem and quality of life. Dr. Andrew G. Franks speaks about dermatologic procedures that can repair damage caused by lupus.

Magazine | Jul. 01, 2013

Guy Talk - Men with lupus find, and give, support

Five men share their stories about living with lupus, and finding support in groups specifically for men.

Magazine | Jul. 01, 2013

Hobbies for Happiness - 5 fun activities to boost your mood and spirit

Summer is the season of fun and relaxation, a perfect time to pick up a new hobby. Here are five popular and inexpensive pastimes for people of all activity levels, and easy ways to get started.

Magazine | Mar. 01, 2013

Thyroid Therapy

Thyroid problems are common in people with lupus. Learn more.

Magazine | Mar. 01, 2013

Rx for Health: Add a Pet!

Research shows that owning a pet can be good for your health.

Magazine | Mar. 01, 2013

Insuring Your Health

A number of Affordable Care Act provisions are helpful to people with lupus. These include banning insurance companies from denying coverage for pre-existing conditions; allowing young people up to age 26 to receive health insurance through a parent’s plan; and eliminating insurance coverage caps.

Magazine | Mar. 01, 2013

Access to Care: What is Being Done, and for Whom?

After more than a half-century of drought, many new treatments are in development for lupus. However, approval of a new treatment does not ensure that all people with lupus will be able to try it.

Magazine | Mar. 01, 2013

When Lupus Targets the Kidneys

Making gains against lupus kidney disease