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.
We're honored to announce the winners of this year's Evelyn V. Hess Award and Mary Betty Stevens Young Investigator Prize.
The LFA has launched a Crowdrise campaign to draw attention to the sacrifices people with lupus are forced to make.
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.
Pain is cited as the most common reason Americans access the health care system.
Anxiety and depression often accompany lupus, for a variety of reasons. It's important to learn the signs and when to seek treatment.
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.
Trial results offer hope of a more effective and tolerable treatment option to manage lupus-related kidney disease.