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Sep. 06, 2014 3:00 pm | Centennial Park

2014 Nashville Walk

Join us on Saturday, September 6th at Centennial Park for the 16th annual Walk to End Lupus Now in Nashville. Check-In & Walk-Up Registration opens at 3PM, and the walk kicks off at 5PM. Register today!

Sep. 27, 2014 8:00 am | E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park

2014 Louisville Walk

Be sure to join us for our last walk of the season in Louisville, KY on Saturday, September 27th. Check-In & Walk-Up Registration opens at 8AM, and the walk kicks off at 10AM. Register today!

Latest News See all >

May. 22, 2014

Lupus Awareness Month: A Testimonial Story

May is Lupus Awareness Month. The Mid-South Chapter has spotlighted a lupus patient from our local community that faces the daily struggles of lupus. Read her story and share her mission.

Apr. 30, 2014

Nick Cannon Leads Thousands of DC Residents in the Walk to End Lupus Now

Grand marshaled by multi-talented entertainer and television personality Nick Cannon, the Lupus Foundation of America’s Walk to End Lupus Now™ event in Washington, D.C. transformed Pennsylvania Avenue into a stream of purple, the color lupus advocates associate with this debilitating, poorly understood disease.

Feb. 28, 2014

NIH Announces Partnership to Accelerate Development of New Treatments for Lupus & Other Diseases

The Lupus Foundation of America will partner with the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) to support a new five-year initiative that will accelerate the ability to develop new medicines for lupus and other diverse and complex diseases.

Jan. 23, 2014

Lupus Foundation of America Accepting Applications to Fund Lupus Research Studies

The Lupus Foundation of America announced today it is accepting applications to provide critical funding for lupus scientific research, at a time when government funds for lupus research can’t keep pace with the accelerating growth of lupus scientific opportunities.

Dec. 19, 2013

Cancer Risk May Be Higher Among Young Patients with Lupus

Children with lupus may have a higher risk for developing cancer – especially blood cancers such as non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and leukemia – compared to children without lupus.