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.

Blog | Sep. 26, 2016

Know the signs: Mental health issues in children and teens with lupus

Pay attention to these warning signs which can indicate the need for help.

General News | Sep. 07, 2016

Free Yourself From Pain… It’s Pain Awareness Month

Pain is cited as the most common reason Americans access the health care system.

General News | Aug. 31, 2016

With announcement, Selena Gomez highlights mental health impact of lupus

Anxiety and depression often accompany lupus, for a variety of reasons. It's important to learn the signs and when to seek treatment.

General News | Aug. 22, 2016

Mortality in Lupus: The Untold Story

We need accurate statistics on the incidence and prevalence of lupus and its associated rate of mortality and a much more robust public and private lupus research effort on lupus.

Magazine | Aug. 19, 2016

College Coverage: Students with lupus have special concerns

When April Golston of Santa Cruz, California, was preparing to send her son off to college, she never dreamed that arranging health insurance coverage or finding a new health care team would be such frustrating obstacles.