General News | Jun. 01, 2016

Lupus Groups to Host Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting

Lupus organizations announce groundbreaking collaborative initiative to inform lupus drug development.

General News | May. 17, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America Applauds Congressional Action to Expand Lupus Research

Defense Appropriations bill includes $5-million for lupus research program, the culmination of more than a decade of Foundation-led efforts.

Blog | May. 17, 2016

Here Comes the Sun (and Your Photosensitivity)

The sight of spring sunshine after months of dull winter skies gives many people a single-minded urge to lather on the tanning lotion and bask in the backyard for hours. But when you’re living with lupus, soaking up the sun can mean setting yourself up for a flare.

Research News | May. 16, 2016

Reducing Steroids Associated with Lower Healthcare Costs in Lupus Treatment

A new study published in Arthritis Care & Research is the first large-scale study to document a relationship between the duration of steroid use and the cost and use of health care resources among adults with lupus.

Research News | May. 16, 2016

New Study: Predicting Risk of Miscarriage During First Trimester

A new study suggests that testing positive for lupus anticoagulant antibodies in the first trimester of pregnancy is the strongest predictor of pregnancy loss in women with lupus.

General News | May. 09, 2016

New Global Survey Reveals Most People Have Serious Misconceptions about Lupus

World Lupus Federation launches to elevate lupus as a serious health concern that deserves increased support.

General News | May. 08, 2016

World Lupus Federation Launched to Rally Global Lupus Groups for Awareness and Advocacy

The Federation will establish partnerships with global and regional health organizations to develop public policies and programs that support patients, health care providers, families, and caregivers.

Blog | May. 05, 2016

Nicole Kleinhen: Cartwheels for Cures

Ten year old Nicole transformed her love of reading and doing cartwheels into a successful endeavor to raise money and awareness in the fight against lupus to support her mom, Sharon. This is her story.