Research News | May. 13, 2015

Study Sheds Light on Racial Differences in Depression Symptoms for Youths with Lupus

A new study conducted by researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia takes a closer look at depression and anxiety in children with lupus.

Podcasts | Apr. 30, 2015

Ask the Expert - Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Lupus Anticoagulant

Ask The Experts: Elisabet Svenungsson from Karolinska University Hospital provides information about antiphospholipid syndrome and lupus anticoagulant.

Research News | Apr. 08, 2015

Foundation Grantees Answer Some Complex Questions of Pregnancy in Lupus

Foundation grantees Dr. Jill Buyon and Dr. Jane Salmon recently presented results from their research on pregnancy in women with lupus. Read more.

Research News | Feb. 17, 2015

New Study Finds Answers about Lupus Activity during Pregnancy

At the 2014 American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting, Dr. Sara K. Tedesch presented her study on the relationship between lupus activity prior to getting pregnant and during pregnancy. The Lupus Foundation of America conducted a Q&A with Dr. Tedeschi about her study.

Research News | Feb. 17, 2015

New Findings Give Hope for Better Testing for Severe Lupus Nephritis

Lupus-related kidney inflammation (lupus nephritis) is one of the most common and serious complications of lupus. However, a new study demonstrates that an understudied inflammation pathway in lupus may bring researchers closer to developing a novel blood-based test that could predict the progression of kidney failure.

Video | Dec. 18, 2014

The Changing Perspective on Lupus and Pregnancy

Dr. Jane Salmon reflects on the changing perspectives regarding lupus and pregnancy and her lifelong work to better understand the causes of pregnancy loss and organ damage in lupus.

Magazine | Dec. 11, 2014

Skin Stories

The cover story in the Fall 2014 issue of Lupus Now focuses on learning to cope with visible signs of skin lupus.

Research News | Dec. 05, 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.