Research News | Dec. 02, 2016

New Research!America Fact Sheet on Lupus

Lupus is the feature of a new publication by the largest non-profit alliance committed to making medical research a national priority.

Research News | Dec. 01, 2016

LFA Praises House for Advancing 21st Century Cures Legislation

Over a year of advocacy efforts have paid off as the bill now moves to the Senate.

Research News | Nov. 15, 2016

LFA-Funded Study Helps Expedite Drug Development

This week, LFA-supported researchers will share results of a study that could help expedite the delivery of new and safer therapies to people with lupus.

General News | Nov. 14, 2016

LFA-Supported Researchers Share Promise for Future Lupus Treatments and Cure

30 researchers funded by the LFA are presenting this week at the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Rheumatology. #ACR16 is among the world’s largest gatherings where results of medical research studies in the area of rheumatology are presented for critical peer evaluation.

General News | Nov. 14, 2016

Top Lupus Researchers Recognized For Exceptional Achievement

We're honored to announce the winners of this year's Evelyn V. Hess Award and Mary Betty Stevens Young Investigator Prize.

General News | Oct. 24, 2016

Announcing the Cut it Out Challenge: A Crowdfunding Campaign for Lupus

The LFA has launched a Crowdrise campaign to draw attention to the sacrifices people with lupus are forced to make.

Blog | Oct. 13, 2016

Infection Prevention is in Your Hands

Knowing how to wash your hands properly and knowing when to wash your hands is key to avoiding infections for people with lupus.

Blog | Oct. 04, 2016

When Flares Happen

Reports that Toni Braxton was hospitalized for complications from lupus are a reminder that people with lupus experience disease flares that can be triggered by environmental factors like stress or exhaustion.