After a lupus diagnosis at age 40, Joy felt as though she had lost herself but now she needed to find a way to move forward. Let Joy’s story of following her own path inspire you to follow your own.
We hope that you’ll consider joining a Walk to End Lupus Now in your community this fall and raise much needed funds. Here is a short guide on how you can be successful in your walk fundraising efforts.
Rowan Mulligan turned her lupus diagnosis into an opportunity to change her community and raise money and awareness for those affected by lupus. Read her story.
In honor of National Friendship Day, we’re sharing some of your advice on how friends could better support people with lupus in maintaining a social life.
Attorney by day, romance novelist by night, Chloe Barlow found her inspiration to write after struggling with the realities of chronic illness. Read her story now!
Lupus wasn’t Alex's disease at all — it was her mom’s. That all changed when she was diagnosed at 16-years-old but her dream to create films has not dampened. Read her story.
As a high school teacher and conductor, Amy has had to adapt to her disease on the days when she can’t even hold a baton and finds comfort in a strong support system.
Though an estimated 90 percent of people with lupus are women, it is a disease that can affect anyone regardless of gender, age or race. When Rudy Villamar was diagnosed with lupus two years ago, he didn’t know anything about it. Watch Rudy has to say about a life with lupus.