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Get a Proclamation in your City!

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Increase Awareness, Get a Proclamation in Your City! In order to get people to understand lupus, they must first know about lupus. Increasing awareness is an important part of our advocacy work. One way to do that is by getting a proclamation from a city official.  If you have a relationship with a state or […]

Chat with an Expert Today!

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You are invited to participate in our Live Facebook chat today at noon!  Rheumatologists from UC Irvine Medical Center will be LIVE on Facebook to answer your questions about lupus today at noon!  Ask experts in your community about how to manage your lupus, exercise, family planning, or other general questions. Invite family and friends to […]

Happy Lupus Awareness Month!

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May is Lupus Awareness Month and Lupus LA is taking this opportunity to not only build more awareness, but also raise necessary funds to help find a cure for lupus. As you may know over 1.5 million people have lupus in this country, yet it is a rarely talked about disease. We desperately need to […]

Meet the Mata Sisters: Juana and Estela

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Juana is a full-time mother, wife, social worker, and lupus patient.  Estela is also a full-time working mother, wife, and supportive sister.                        In 2009, Juana was diagnosed with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (lupus).  Estela explains, “We knew very little about lupus so we began to search for information. It was then that […]