Lupus Foundation of America Greater Ohio Chapter Logo
GREATER OHIO CHAPTER

Toll Free: 1 (888) NO-LUPUS
Phone: (440) 717-0183

Help Us Solve The Cruel MysteryTM

Donate To The Ohio Chapter

News/Events/Local Blog

Home Page / Understanding Lupus / Research News

Research News

Latest – National Research News Feed


New research finds there are four distinct sub-types of lupus based on one’s autoantibody profile. Autoantibodies are types of immune-system cells that attack the body’s... Read more
Published on: 2021-10-19
Source: Lupus News & Events
New research indicates that, beyond cognitive (thinking-related) test scores themselves, the degree of variability between test scores can help signal cognitive dysfunction (CD) in lupus.... Read more
Published on: 2021-10-14
Source: Lupus News & Events
Research shows that neuropsychiatric lupus (NPSLE) – a form of lupus affecting the brain, spinal cord or nerves – is not linked to genetic risk... Read more
Published on: 2021-10-12
Source: Lupus News & Events
New research has identified a few specific gene variants associated with lupus. A gene variant is a permanent change in the DNA sequence that makes... Read more
Published on: 2021-10-06
Source: Lupus News & Events
Data from 48 case studies of people with lupus from around the world revealed that those with lupus nephritis (LN, lupus-related kidney disease) were roughly... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-29
Source: Lupus News & Events
A recent study assessing medical care for people with childhood-onset lupus as well as mixed connective tissue disease (MCTD, an autoimmune disease similar to... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-27
Source: Lupus News & Events
A new study finds pregnant women with lupus who have irreversible organ damage may be at higher risk for poor pregnancy outcomes, regardless of... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-20
Source: Lupus News & Events
Inpatient treatment may help predict the risk of early hospital readmission in children with newly diagnosed lupus nephritis (LN, lupus-related kidney disease). According to recent... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-17
Source: Lupus News & Events

Lupus News & Events

National Lupus News & Events Feed


The Sharing the Journey series is by you and for you. In your own words, we highlight the perspectives and personal experiences of people who... Read more
Published on: 2021-10-14
Source: Lupus News & Events
The Sharing the Journey series is by you and for you. In your own words, we highlight the perspectives and personal experiences of people who... Read more
Published on: 2021-09-14
Source: Lupus News & Events
Register NowJoin us for our next virtual Lupus & You: Answers. Advocacy. Action. event. Hear from lupus experts on how lupus affects the skin, disease... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-25
Source: Lupus News & Events
The Sharing the Journey series is by you and for you. In your own words, we highlight the perspectives and personal experiences of people who... Read more
Published on: 2021-08-19
Source: Lupus News & Events
I was 15 years old when I was diagnosed with lupus, I was so sick; I remember my mom taking me to the doctor in... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-26
Source: Lupus News & Events
I was 15 years old when I was diagnosed with lupus, I was so sick; I remember my mom taking me to the doctor in... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-26
Source: Lupus News & Events
The Sharing the Journey series is by you and for you. In your own words, we highlight the perspectives and personal experiences of people who... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-13
Source: Lupus News & Events
The Sharing the Journey series is by you and for you. In your own words, we highlight the perspectives and personal experiences of people who... Read more
Published on: 2021-07-13
Source: Lupus News & Events

BLOGS

My Lupus Night Light


My Post-COVID Lessons

What an incredible journey we have all been through.  I was certainly not prepared for a pandemic.  I thought it only happened in the movies.  To live through it and survive is beyond my mental being.  As I reflect on...

read more

Bad Med Day

I am looking forward to my three-day weekend.  I am, for the first time, almost caught up on my workload. I am pondering what I should do with all this precious time which is a real treat for me.  Seldom do I get this...

read more

Strides

Making Strides: The First-Ever FDA-Approved Lupus Nephritis Drug   We are making great strides even when the world is upside-down. As many of you know, I have been around for decades in the war against lupus. I am...

read more

Hanging onto Stuff

During the past year, I have been spending more time at home like many of you. Before COVID, I always kidded around, saying I was so busy with lupus stuff; I would just visit my house and my husband. I can hardly...

read more

What’s Your Story

So, what is your story? This week, I received a bill from my favorite florist. It was over $500. I had chest pains when I opened it. The last time I spent that much on flowers was for one of my kids' weddings. I wish...

read more

Want the latest news delivered straight to your e-mail inbox?

Newsletter Subscription


Subscribe to our newsletter to recive the latest news, research studies, Local events, stories, helpful tool, and so much more.

Skip to content