Lupus Awareness Multiplied by Power of 10
With all your likes, emails, posts and tweets, Lupus Research Awareness Month brought lupus to the world's attention. In just 31 days, thousands of new people joined our social media networks and visited the Lupus Research Institute and S.L.E. Lupus Foundation websites to learn more about lupus.
Here's the month in pictures:
May Dedicted to Lupus Awareness in NYC and NYS
*Senator Joseph A. Griffo with with members of the
Lupus Agencies of New York State
Presentations on Lupus & You: Beyond the Basics
The Get into the Loop 2014 NYC Patient Education Series provided suggestions for coping with lupus and Vitamin D, behavior changes, pain, pregnancy and body image. Read summaries from part one and part two of this program.
Flash Mob in Union Square, New York City
S.L.E. Lupus Foundation's Young Leaders volunteer dancers brought attention to lupus with a Flash Mob performance among hundreds of visitors to Union Square Park in Manhattan. Read more about the day and see a video of the dancers in action.
Wellness Day at Hospital for Special Surgery
Below pictured is lupus patient Olympia enjoying complimentary services during our annual free day of wellness sponsored by the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS).