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  1. Community Connection - 2018 Walk To End Lupus NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOMX-FM Orlando

    The 'Walk To End Lupus Now' is coming to Orlando and is prepared to spread awareness about the Lupus Foundation. The Foundation helps to educate people in our community about Lupus, the research and also any sort of help someone may be needing in regards to it.

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  2. Injectible drug shown to be effective against lupus in clinical trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | UPI

    Injections of a new drug therapy benefited patients with a form of lupus in a Phase 3 clinical trial, researchers report. Belimumab was tested in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, or SLE, a chronic inflammatory disease that can affect virtually any organ -- mainly in women.

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  3. 7 Health Benefits of Cannabis for African AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | Black Enterprise

    ... 2001, the herb has been used in Canada as a treatment for arthritis. In fact, 3. Cannabis Improves the Symptoms of Lupus - While there is no cure for lupus , research has shown that the herb can help decrease many of the symptoms associated with ...

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  4. Join us at the 2018 DC Walk To End Lupus Now at the National MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | WRQX

    Join us at the 2018 DC Walk To End Lupus Now , part of the world's largest lupus walk program, taking place on Saturday, May 12th at 10am at the National Mall . At the walk, you will experience firsthand the power of the movement to end lupus! The Lupus Foundation of America is the only national force devoted to solving the mystery of lupus, one of the world's cruelest, most unpredictable, and devastating diseases, while giving caring support to those who suffer from its brutal impact.

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  5. Lupus treatment generates positive results in Phase III clinical trialRead the original story

    Friday Apr 20 | Science Daily

    New research indicates that belimumab, a monoclonal antibody therapy that targets a component of the immune system, provides considerable benefits to patients with systemic lupus erythematosus , a predominately female, chronic inflammatory disease that can affect virtually any organ. New research indicates that belimumab, a monoclonal antibody therapy that targets a component of the immune system, provides considerable benefits to patients with systemic lupus erythematosus , a predominately female, chronic inflammatory disease that can affect virtually any organ.

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  6. How Seniors Joined the Cannabis CrazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | New Yorker

    A woman in Oakland, California, who uses medicinal marijuana to treat lupus. Older Americans are the country's fastest-growing population of new cannabis users.

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  7. Taylor, RebeccaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... Baptist Church, Champlain. Remains can be viewed one hour prior to service. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Lupus Foundation or Khadijah's Scholarship Foundation, PO Box 147, Champlain, VA 22438. Online guestbook available at brooks funeral ...

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  8. Hawaiian couple return home to ease the pain of senior VallejoansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... how to properly “roll out the entire body.” When not teaching, the Chriscos work with the Sjogen's and Lupus Foundation in Hawaii, plus Access Surf, a nonprofit that helps get Wounded Warriors and persons with disabilities into the ...

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  9. M. Denise Raby GardnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Loudon County News

    ... . Mark Caldwell officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or the Lupus Foundation. Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street, Lenoir City, is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com

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  10. The Bath Bomb ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | New York Magazine

    ... and act as an anti-inflammatory. Reviews on Instagram - which include claims that the bombs suppress fibromyalgia and lupus symptoms - border on Evangelical: "How did I recover after last nights heavy lifting in class to be able to lift again this ...

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  11. Tolerating yourself: A novel pathway to regulate B cell activity and prevent autoimmunityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 5 | Science Daily

    ... reduced the proliferation and activation of B cells. Interestingly, loss of GARP led to the development of spontaneous lupus-like disease. Furthermore, in a lupus-prone model, loss of GARP exacerbated the lupus symptoms. "If you look at GARP ...

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  12. 9 lupus symptoms in womenRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 4 | MSN Healthy Living

    By The lupus symptoms in women can be tough to spot, but there's how to know if you might have lupus. hair loss and skin lesions on the scalp."

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  13. Sjogren's Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, and TreatmentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Self.com

    ... eyes and a dry mouth. The condition often accompanies other immune system disorders, such as rheumatoid arthritis and lupus. In Sjogren's syndrome, the mucous membranes and moisture-secreting glands of your eyes and mouth are usually affected ...

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  14. Lupus Foundation Georgia Chapter Walk To End Lupus NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 31 | PR Log

    March 31, 2018 - PRLog -- On Saturday, April 21, 2018, we will hold the Walk to End Lupus Nowa in Atlanta. You can raise funds and help us reach each our goal of $550,000! Join thousands of others impacted by lupus to recognize those living with lupus, honor those we've lost, and fulfill our vision of a life free of lupus.

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  15. Study points to potential personalized approach to treating lupusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Fluorescent microscopy images of skin lesion samples from three patients with lupus and one patient with psoriasis. The samples demonstrate the presence of bacteria that contain Ro60 orthologs such as Propionibacterium propionicum as well as several species of eubacteria .

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  16. Allegheny Health Network's Dr. Susan Manzi Among Leading Experts to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 28 | PRWeb

    This represents the first time the nation's lupus research community has come together in providing new research protocols for the FDA's consideration. Lupus is a lifelong chronic illness for which we still have relatively few effective therapies.

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  17. Lupus Foundation's Georgia Chapter kicks off Columbus WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | WTVM

    The event took place at the Cunningham Center at Columbus State University. The kickoff launches the 2018 Columbus Walk to End Lupus which will take place Saturday, May 19 at Kinnett Stadium.

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  18. Prevalence of conventional and lupus-specific risk factors for...Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2018 | CiteULike

    Prevalence of conventional and lupus-specific risk factors for cardiovascular disease in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: A case-control study Objective Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus are significantly more likely to experience a myocardial infarction or a stroke than age-matched controls. We compared the prevalence of conventional and lupus-specific risk factors in patients with SLE just before a cardiovascular event and in matched controls with SLE but no cardiovascular disease .

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  19. Francia Raisa Reveals Selena Gomez's Health Scare After Kidney TransplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | KLUC-FM Las Vegas

    ... a new artery to keep my kidney in place. She could have died." Gomez's operation was part of ongoing treatment for lupus, which compromises the immune system and vital organs. In October, she expressed her gratitude for Raisa's life-saving donation. ...

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  20. Could targeting gut bacteria prevent autoimmunity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Medical News Today

    The findings of a new study might hold promise for the future of treating chronic autoimmune conditions such as systemic lupus and autoimmune liver disease, according to its authors. In the study, researchers from Yale University in New Haven, CT, discovered that bacteria in the small intestine can travel to other organs and induce an autoimmune response.

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