World Lupus Day 2017

World Lupus Day 2017 saw our team and supporters gather in Sydney’s Martin Place to raise awareness of Lupus and all the hard work the Lupus associations of the world are doing to support those with Lupus and to advance research in the field of Lupus.

 

Research Improving Clinical Trial Design

Researchers face multiple obstacles that can hinder their ability to show whether a potential lupus treatment works or may be better than a current treatment. Years of disappointing results in lupus drug development demonstrates that a different approach is needed. In 2009, the Lupus Foundation of America established the LFA Collective Data Analysis Initiative (LFA…

Exercising with Lupus

Whether or not a person has lupus, exercise is an important way to take care of yourself. Exercise has many physical, emotional and social benefits. It is particularly helpful for people with lupus for many reasons, and most people with lupus can take part in some form of activity. From a physical standpoint, exercise can strengthen…

The Right Food For You

There is no special diet for lupus, despite numerous claims on the Internet, and in various books and other publications. In general, you should try to eat a nutritious, well-balanced, and varied diet that contains plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains and moderate amounts of meats, poultry, and fish. One food for people with…

Fund Raiser has Passion for People

By Rebecca Parish – Northshore Times LUPUS: AN INVISIBLE MONSTER As part of our campaign for Lupus Awareness Month this October we are sharing a video compliments of Lupus UK  who created and launched a brand new animated video called, ‘Lupus: The Invisible Monster’. The aim of the video is to demonstrate some of the…

12th International Conference on SLE

Lupus Education Conference to Provide Updates on Developments in Disease Research and Treatment for Patients, Families and Caregivers Global experts shared the latest developments in Lupus diagnosis and treatment. Lupus Association NSW Inc. was a proud partner and delivered this fantastic opportunity to patients, members and supporters, held last March 26-29, 2017 at the Melbourne…

Raising Awareness at Martin Place Sydney

Crowds in Martin Place on Wednesday 19th October were able to join a much larger public celebration of Lupus Month and Nutrition Week, again offering them the opportunity to invest in the consumption five vegetables daily to produce the divided of healthier lives and increased longevity. People were treated to Chobani yogurts, bags with nutritious…

Breakfast at Parliament House of NSW

A breakfast Held in NSW Parliament House on Tuesday 18th October 2016 in partnership with Nutrition Australia NSW to celebrate Nutrition Week along with  SHARE SMR Inc to raise awareness and profile of nutiriton and Lupus. The event was attended by many Parliamentarians and the Guest speaker was The Hon Minister Jillian Skinner who was…