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Research Goal: Catch the Interferons that Cause Lupus, One Cell at a Time

April 2, 2015
In the chronic disease lupus, the immune system runs amok to damage skin, joints, blood cells, kidneys, heart, brain or lung. This mistaken attack of inflammation is triggered by signaling proteins...

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Mind-Body Focus Can Improve Treatment, Outcomes in Rheumatic Disease

April 1, 2015
It’s not uncommon for patients with rheumatic disease to have mental and emotional reactions to their diagnosis and ongoing treatment. These psychological reactions can affect the patient...

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NYU Leads the Way in Lupus Pregnancy

March 26, 2015
Recent research at New York University School of Medicine/Langone Medical Center is helping to provide some answers to one of the most troublesome and complex aspects of systemic lupus...

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Awareness Push on Rare Disease

March 22, 2015
A BAHRAINI teenager is campaigning for greater awareness of a little-known but painful disease that causes the body to attack itself. Lupus is a chronic inflammatory disease that occurs when a...

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Common Ingredient in Packaged Food may Trigger Inflammatory Disease

February 25, 2015
The ingredients that lend a smooth, stable consistency to ice cream, chocolate bars, and other packaged snacks may promote certain chronic inflammatory diseases. That’s the claim of a new study,...

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