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07 May, 2020, 08:00 BST Global Survey Finds Lupus Greatly Impacts Physical Function and Quality of Life

In a new global survey of more than 3,500 people with lupus released by the World Lupus Federation (WLF) for World Lupus Day on May 10, nearly 7 in...


09 May, 2019, 05:01 BST People with lupus feel the disease greatly affects their emotional and mental well-being

More than 6 in 10 (61.6%) people living with lupus say the disease has had 'a lot' of effect on their emotional and mental well-being, according to...


09 May, 2018, 05:01 BST International Survey Shows Low Global Understanding about Lupus

A large-scale international survey reveals that low awareness of lupus results in public misconceptions about the disease. The lack of understanding...


09 May, 2017, 17:01 BST Inactivity, Isolation and Impact on Daily Life are Top Concerns for People Living with Lupus

Almost half (43%) of people living with lupus responding to a recent poll* indicated that they worry the most about physical inactivity and social...