World Lupus Federation survey data finds that lupus affects mobility and ability to conduct normal activities.
Check out our Awareness Toolkit and then join us for World Lupus Day on 10 May to raise lupus awareness and educate people about the challenges individuals with lupus face every day.
Participate in an international survey focusing on how lupus impacts physical function and quality of life.
Take part in a global effort for people with lupus and share your experience with the disease.
A video sample of the many activities that were conducted for World Lupus Day 2019.
GSK conceived, developed and led the ‘A Vision for Lupus’ initiative in collaboration with a Global Multidisciplinary Steering Committee, and the report outlines three specific, patient-centred Calls to Action to the lupus community.
The health effects of lupus can have a substantial impact on the lives of people with lupus and their families and caregivers.
In a survey conducted by the Lupus Foundation of America, it was revealed that, on average, people with lupus live with symptoms six years before they are about to obtain a lupus diagnosis.
The Word Lupus Federation will undertake initiatives to bring a greater understanding of the disease among the public and also among the medical community and government policymakers.
Lupus often causes severe pain and overwhelming fatigue that interferes with activities of daily living. Isolation and depression resulting from lupus can be devastating. The emotional impact of lupus can be as devastating as the physical symptoms.