Could you have what Selena Gomez has?

US singer Selena Gomez has revealed she underwent a kidney transplant as a result of lupus. She revealed her battle with the disease back in 2015, and took a break from her career last year to deal with anxiety and depression stemming from her diagnosis. Here’s a little bit more about the condition. [Article originally…

Inactivity, Isolation and Impact on Daily Life are Top Concerns for People Living with Lupus

World Lupus Federation issues global report for World Lupus Day highlighting the life-altering effects of lupus and the challenges people with lupus face every day. WASHINGTON, May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Almost half (43%) of people living with lupus responding to a recent poll* indicated that they worry the most about physical inactivity and social isolation…

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…

Congratulations to our President

Commonwealth Bank Awards are an integral part of Commonwealth Bank. “They recognise and honour the outstanding achievement of many people in our community” Barbara Ward President received an Appreciation Award for her Voluntary Work in the Community by the Commonwealth Bank which was presented by Prime Minister The Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP and Mr David…