Jul. 19, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: Update on Lupus Funding and Health Care Reform

House Appropriations Committee Approves Lupus Research and Education Funding as Senate Continues Debate on Health Reform

Jun. 29, 2017

House Appropriations Bill Includes Additional $5 Million for Lupus Research

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee passed the Fiscal Year 2018 Department of Defense (DoD) Appropriations bill, which includes $5 million in funding for the Lupus Research Program at the DoD in 2018.

Jun. 26, 2017

Lupus Activists Urge Congress to Support Research Funding, Access to Quality & Affordable Care

On June 27, nearly 200 lupus activists from across the country will visit Capitol Hill and thousands more will join virtually.

Jun. 14, 2017

Campaign Empowers Young Women At-Risk for Lupus to Be Fierce and Take Control

New national awareness campaign to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of lupus and reduce the time to diagnosis.

May. 31, 2017

Make Your Voice Heard on Lupus Drug Development

A tremendous opportunity for individuals with lupus to contribute to lupus drug development by sharing how the disease affects their daily lives.

May. 08, 2017

Inactivity, Isolation and Impact on Daily Life are Top Concerns for People Living with Lupus

World Lupus Federation issues global report for World Lupus Day highlighting the life-altering effects of lupus and the challenges people with lupus every day.

May. 05, 2017

Bill Providing $13 Million for Lupus Signed into Law

This significant increase in federal funding for lupus-specific medical research is a great victory for the lupus community.

May. 02, 2017

Congress Set to Approve $13 Million for Lupus

Lupus Awareness Month got off to an exciting start as Congressional leaders released a spending bill that includes $13 million in new funding for lupus.