Dec. 29, 2016

You CAN Stay Fit In Winter!

It's hard to stay motivated to exercise and keep healthy during the cold, harsh winter months. But with creativity and inspiration it IS possible! Read on for ideas and tips to keep you active during winter.

Dec. 21, 2016

New Research!America Fact Sheet on Lupus

Lupus is the feature of a new publication by the largest non-profit alliance committed to making medical research a national priority.

Dec. 21, 2016

21st Century Cures Act Signed into Law

In a victory for research advocates, on December 13, President Barack Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act into law.

Dec. 21, 2016

FDA Grants Fast Track Status for Neovacs’ study of IFNα Kinoid in Lupus

Fast Track is a process designed to expedite FDA review and get important new drugs to the patient earlier.

Dec. 01, 2016

Lupus Research Alliance Applauds House of Representatives for Passing the 21st Century Cures Act

The Lupus Research Alliance commends the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the bipartisan House Amendment last night 392-39, which updated the 21st Century Cures Act, intended to spur the development of new medical treatments in many disease areas including lupus.

Nov. 28, 2016

New Research Shows Benefits of Nutritious Diet in People with Lupus

It is important for people with lupus to eat a nutritious, well-balanced, and varied diet that contains plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains and fatty fish, as well as moderate amounts of red meat.

Nov. 15, 2016

LFA-Supported Researchers Share Promise for Future Lupus Treatments and Cure

30 researchers funded by the LFA are presenting this week at the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Rheumatology. #ACR16 is among the world’s largest gatherings where results of medical research studies in the area of rheumatology are presented for critical peer evaluation.

Nov. 15, 2016

LFA-Funded Study Helps Expedite Drug Development

This week, LFA-supported researchers will share results of a study that could help expedite the delivery of new and safer therapies to people with lupus.