Lupus Now

Magazine | Feb. 28, 2013

Uniting Against Lupus

Atlanta black colleges rally to raise awareness

Magazine | Nov. 01, 2012

Investigating Infections - Lupus Makes It Tough to Ward Off Illness

It’s no secret that infections pose a greater risk for people living with lupus. In fact, infections are the second most common major cause of illness and death for people with the disease. It is important to make your health a priority, and take steps to protect yourself.

Magazine | Nov. 01, 2012

Growing Up: Teens, young adults must learn to manage lupus on their own

For many young people with lupus, the transition to caring for themselves as adults is challenging.

Magazine | Nov. 01, 2012

AVISE™ SLE: Improving Diagnosis, Improving Care

A single test that can help diagnose a complex disease like lupus by ruling out other potential diseases could help physicians reach a definitive diagnosis in a shorter period of time. The AVISE™ SLE test has been shown to do just that.

Magazine | Nov. 01, 2012

Connect for Immunity

People with strong social relationships have fewer health problems, are happier, and have increased longevity, researchers found.

Magazine | Nov. 01, 2012

Alternatives for Health: Complementary & alternative therapies may ease symptoms

In addition to medications and other medical care from doctors, a large and growing number of people turn to other healing practices to try to improve their health.

Magazine | Jul. 01, 2012

Simply Silly: Why Goofing Off Is Good for You

Playing and being silly can have deeper meanings and, sometimes, a profound impact on people with lupus.

Magazine | Jul. 01, 2012

Weather Tips for Medication Safety

If your luggage is exposed to extreme temperatures or humidity, your medications could lose potency and effectiveness.