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News & Stories

Magazine | May. 11, 2014

Vision Quest

Learn how you can be proactive about protecting your sight

Magazine | Jul. 01, 2013

Understanding Your Child’s Eye & Heart Health

Being the health care advocate for a child with lupus is a full-time job, and follow-up and preventive care, especially for the eyes and heart, are critically important. Start care early for long-term benefits.

Magazine | Mar. 01, 2011

Job Sight

March is Save Your Vision Month, and the American Optometric Association (AOA) encourages Americans to prevent workplace eyestrain by following some easy and important steps.


Events

May. 01, 2015—May. 31, 2015 | Florida

Know Lupus In Your Community

See what people are doing in your community to raise awareness this May for Lupus. Together we can create a future with no lupus. Do you have an event planned benefitting LFAFL, email us at info@lupusfl.org and we will add it!

May. 01, 2015 8:00 am—May. 31, 2015 12:30 am

Lupus Awareness Month

Visit our Lupus Awareness Month page to find out how you can raise awareness this May and encourage others to do the same.

May. 30, 2015 10:00 am | Nova Southeastern University

Lupus Advocate Bureau Training

The Lupus Advocate Bureau’s (LAB) mission is to raise the awareness of lupus by sharing personal stories and accurate information about lupus and the Lupus Foundation of America (LFAFL) to targeted audiences in Florida.

May. 30, 2015 3:00 pm | Nova Southeastern University

Lupus Q&A Seminar

Join us for the largest lupus educational seminar series in Florida. This comprehensive event will cover a variety of topics and the latest lupus advancements.

May. 13, 2015—Nov. 18, 2015 | Teleconferences and Seminars

2015 Lupus Empowerment Series: Ask The Experts

We offer an extensive variety of programs, services and resources for people living with lupus, including family members, caregivers and other members of their support systems

Aug. 29, 2015 3:00 pm | Marlins Park

Walk to End Lupus Now South Florida Fall

Join us for South Florida Walk to End Lupus Now at our new location at Marlins Park! Pease join us as we rally together to create awareness of lupus while raising funds to fight this terrible disease.

Nov. 15, 2014 10:30 am | Physicians Regional Medical Center, Palm Dining Room

Southwest Florida Lupus Support Group

Our support groups encourage and accept people as they are and provide a comfortable learning environment to help attendees develop the best coping strategies to reduce stress that often accompanies living with lupus.

Nov. 08, 2014 9:30 am | Gregg Chapel AME Church

Panhandle Lupus Support Group

Our support groups encourage and accept people as they are and provide a comfortable learning environment to help attendees develop the best coping strategies to reduce stress that often accompanies living with lupus.

Nov. 20, 2014 6:30 pm | Bethesda Memorial Hospital, Sand Dollar Room

South Palm Beach Lupus Support Group

Our support groups encourage and accept people as they are and provide a comfortable learning environment to help attendees develop the best coping strategies to reduce stress that often accompanies living with lupus.

Oct. 17, 2015 | Wichita

Lupus Conference

Nov. 01, 2014 10:00 am | Online

Online Living with Lupus Support Group

Online support groups are moderated by trained facilitators and are offered several times a month in the chat room of our online community

Jun. 24, 2015 6:00 pm | At Home

Ask the Experts: Teleconference Series

Lupus: Ask the Experts is a series of live educational teleconferences designed to provide you with important information about living with lupus.