10 Facts about lupus
Sharing easy to understand facts can help friends and family better understand the nature of lupus.
What is EGPA?
Eosinophilic Granulomatosis with Poly-Angiitis is a condition characterized by asthma, an increase in eosinophils, and inflammation of blood vessels (vasculitis)
Rare diseases are not as rare as you may think
In the EU, a rare disease affects 1 in 2000 people or fewer
The current state of SLE
People live with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) each day knowing lupus is an incurable, chronic, uncommon autoimmune disease.
What is Lupus?
Lupus is a chronic, incurable and uncommon disease and more than 70% of lupus patients are affected by the most serious form of the disease, systemic lupus erythematosus or SLE.
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Survey finds lupus patients suffer more than physicians perceive
Approximately 178,000 Americans have systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus)1, a chronic, autoimmune disease, with symptoms that can range from mild to severe.
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Adults have asthma, too
Asthma affects about 26 million people in the US, about 71% of them are adults.
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PULSE Volunteer Partnership
The PULSE Volunteer Partnership is a skills-based volunteering initiative. Through PULSE, motivated employees are matched to a nonprofit organization for three or six months full-time, contributing their skills to solve healthcare challenges at home and abroad.
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Facts about lupus
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