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Sep 16, 2014, 08:00 ET
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"UNVEIL" Survey Reveals a Life Interrupted by Lupus

The Lupus Foundation of America and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today released results from UNVEIL: understanding the impact of lupus, a new...

Sep 09, 2014, 11:11 ET
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Leading Organizations Take to Capitol Hill to Discuss the Need to Accelerate New Medicines for Lupus and Other Diverse Diseases

Today, the Lupus Foundation of America, the only national force devoted to solving the mystery of lupus, and the Rheumatology Research Foundation,...

Aug 07, 2014, 11:21 ET
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Entertainer and Television Personality Nick Cannon Grand Marshals Walk to End Lupus Now in Los Angeles

Multi-talented entertainer and television personality Nick Cannon will serve as the Grand Marshal at the Walk to End Lupus Now™ event in Los...

May 28, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Actor Ian Harding Takes on Role as Lupus Awareness Advocate

As a successful actor and star of ABC Family's hit television show Pretty Little Liars, Ian Harding has a busy schedule. When he is not on set,...

May 21, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Chronic Disease and Disability Communities Pay Tribute to Senator Tom Harkin

 Federal agency leaders, Members of Congress and national leaders from the chronic disease and disability communities gathered to pay Special...

May 15, 2014, 11:42 ET
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Lupus Foundation of America Issues First of Its Kind Request for Applications to Advance Research in Pediatric Lupus Nephritis

The Lupus Foundation of America announced today that the Foundation is seeking grant applications to provide critical funding that will, for the...

May 05, 2014, 16:36 ET
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Thousands of Tampa Residents Rally Public Support to Help End One of the World's Most Mysterious and Devastating Diseases

Thousands of Tampa residents who are living with the disease lupus, and their families and friends, joined the Lupus Foundation of America's Walk...

May 03, 2014, 15:30 ET
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New Yorkers Unite for the New York City Walk to End Lupus Now™

The South Street Seaport transformed into an ocean of...

May 01, 2014, 08:03 ET
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Public Urged to Take Action to Fight 'Cruel Mystery' Affecting Millions Worldwide

In recognition of Lupus Awareness Month this May, the Lupus Foundation of America is calling on the public to take action and raise their voice to...

Apr 19, 2014, 14:43 ET
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Nick Cannon Leads Thousands of DC Residents in the Walk to End Lupus Now®

More than 4,000 people with lupus, their friends and families converged in the nation's capital on Saturday to shed light on the cruel mystery that...

Apr 10, 2014, 10:03 ET
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Thousands to Gather in New York City and Walk to End Lupus

The Lupus Foundation of America will host its 2014 annual Walk To End Lupus NowTM event in New York City on Saturday, May 3 at the South Street...

Apr 03, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Lupus Foundation Of America and BMJ Publish First Open Access Journal Dedicated To Lupus

The Lupus Foundation of America and BMJ announced today the launch and publication of the first scientific research articles in Lupus Science &...

Mar 27, 2014, 12:54 ET
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Entertainer and Television Personality Nick Cannon Grand Marshals Walk to End Lupus Now in Washington, D.C.

Multi-talented entertainer and television personality Nick Cannon will serve as the Grand Marshal at the Walk to End Lupus Now™ event in...

Mar 20, 2014, 10:36 ET
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Lupus Foundation Of America Announces Development Of New Initiative To Improve Health And Quality Of Life

The Lupus Foundation of America announced today that it is funding and leading the development of a first-of-its-kind tool to monitor lupus disease...

Feb 04, 2014, 10:05 ET
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NIH Announces $235 Million Partnership to Accelerate Development of New Treatments for Lupus and Other Complex Diseases

Lupus Foundation of America Joins a Five-Year Initiative to Bring Together Government, Academia, Industry and Nonprofit Health Organizations to...

Jan 23, 2014, 10:13 ET
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Lupus Foundation Of America Accepting Applications To Fund Lupus Research Studies

New LIFELINE Grant Will Help Sustain Lupus Research That's at the Brink of Breakthrough The Lupus Foundation of America announced today it is...

Jan 17, 2014, 15:30 ET
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The Consolidated Appropriations Bill Provides Significant Funding for Vital Lupus Programs

The Lupus Foundation of America applauds Congress for enacting the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014, H.R. 3547, which provides funding for...

Dec 31, 2013, 15:52 ET
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Statement from the Lupus Foundation of America

What is Lupus? There have been many reports and rumors in the media and on the internet, asking questions about the autoimmune disease lupus...

Dec 17, 2013, 10:08 ET
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Lupus Foundation Of America Marks 10th Anniversary Of Lupus Now® Magazine

Introduces New Format and Design to Bring Help and Hope to the Lupus Community  The Lupus Foundation of America celebrates the 10th...

Oct 31, 2013, 07:30 ET
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BMJ and the Lupus Foundation of America Join Forces to Publish First Open Access Journal Dedicated to Lupus

Lupus Science & Medicine Will Provide International Focal Point for Clinicians and Researchers Across Multiple Disciplines...