One of our key goals is to ensure people with lupus have access to the care and treatments they need. Recently, access to a few vital treatments has been challenging to obtain, specifically access to quinacrine, hydroxychloroquine, and Benlysta®.
Updated advice on choosing a sunscreen product and getting maximum protection.
With our support, the Congressional Lupus Caucus was able to rally the needed votes for continued funding of lupus research and education.
There are many challenges we collectively must address to achieve our shared goal of a victory over lupus.
The year-long initiative to make research on lupus treatments more inclusive and effective formally began on July 1.
The new guidelines, introduced by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), will begin to appear on packaged foods in 2018. Updates will help people with lupus make healthy decisions that meet their unique dietary needs.
In some diseases, like lupus, sex-based differences may be the key to unlocking the mysteries and getting closer to treatments and cures.
The provision was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives' Appropriations Committee.