Learn what makes lupus so different from many other diseases and why lupus is a cruel mystery.
Spreading Our Wings
We are at the beginning of a transition to a new era in lupus research, education and awareness. The old paradigm - low public awareness, lack of understanding among health professionals, and inadequate support for research on lupus - is shifting to a new paradigm. But much work remains. Hear the stories of four people whose lives have been forever changed by lupus and how the Lupus Foundation of America is expanding efforts to bring down barriers in lupus research and education and improve the quality of life for everyone affected by lupus.
Dr. David Pisetsky of the Duke University Medical Center, discusses where lupus research may be headed in the coming years.