The psychological impact of lupus can be as devastating as physical complications of the disease, which affects at least five million people worldwide.
The World Lupus Federation invites everyone around the world to participate in the 16th annual observance of World Lupus Day.
A global health problem, lupus affects people of all nationalities, races, ethnicity, gender and age. Lupus can affect any part of the body in any way at any time, often with unpredictable and life-changing results. While lupus knows no boundaries, knowing all you can about lupus can help control its impact. Read the 2019 Manifesto.