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Lupus Research

Celebrating World Lupus Day: Gaining Ground With Effective Policy

Chester Aldridge | Posted 07.10.2014 | Impact
Chester Aldridge

Today celebrates a decade-long movement to gain public and private interest to increase financial support, resources and assistance for the chronic, autoimmune disease that affects an estimated 2 million people in the United States alone.

Solving a Cruel Mystery

Randall Winston | Posted 07.07.2013 | Impact
Randall Winston

I will never forget the day my sister Karen was diagnosed with lupus. As a television producer, I am used to dealing with the dramatic, but I have never faced anything quite like the emotional roller coaster ride that was to follow her diagnosis.

Lupus Risk Linked To Common Bacteria, Study Finds

Posted 08.09.2012 | Black Voices

While the number of people diagnosed with lupus has more than tripled over the past four decades, researchers remain baffled, for the most part, as to...

On the Heels of Lupus for Fashion

Lauren Finney | Posted 07.09.2012 | Style
Lauren Finney

After a year, a team of six specialists, eight medications, and countless nights mourning my "old" life and feeling desperately sorry for myself, there was a conclusion: I had lupus.

Living, And Running, With Lupus

Adam Selkowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Adam Selkowitz

If you had asked me about running a 5K a year ago, I would have laughed; given my limited lung capacity, any kind of extended cardiovascular exercise is extremely difficult.