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General News | Oct. 20, 2016

Walk to End Lupus Now San Francisco is This Weekend

Golden Gate Park will play host to over 1,500 walkers on Sunday.

General News | Oct. 20, 2016

Walk to End Lupus Now Boston is This Weekend

Boston Common will host nearly 1,000 walkers for this Saturday's 5th anniversary walk.

General News | Oct. 18, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America named 2017 Distinguished Advocacy Organization

We are honored that the Foundation was selected to receive the Paul G. Rogers Distinguished Organization Advocacy Award from Research!America.

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 | Sep. 07, 2016

Selena Gomez announcement focuses attention on lupus’ mental health impact

Last week, Selena Gomez announced that she is taking a break from her world tour due to ‘anxiety, panic attacks, and depression’ associated with lupus.

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.

General News | Aug. 10, 2016

Access to Treatments

One of our key goals is to ensure people with lupus have access to the care and treatments they need. Recently, access to a few vital treatments has been challenging to obtain, specifically access to quinacrine, hydroxychloroquine, and Benlysta®.