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News and Events

Study Shows Kidney Transplant Improves Lupus Nephritis Survival

January 21, 2019 A study just published in Annals of Internal Medicine showed that kidney transplantation reduced deaths due to...

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Study shows: Stress, Depression and Pain are Major Contributors to Lupus Fatigue

An observational study published in Lupus of people with lupus found that of six factors,  stress, depression and pain...

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Overcoming Challenges to Lupus Management

A recent review article in Lupus Science & Medicine provides a valuable overview of the “10 most important contemporary...

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