Selena Gomez at the Getaway premiere
Lupus 101: What You Need To Know About Latinas And The Disease
By Cristina Arreola | 01/16/2014 - 16:36

Late last year, rumors circulated that Selena Gomez had cancelled the Australian and Asian leg of her world tour because she


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Selena Gomez Reportedly Battling Lupus
By Cristina Arreola | 12/27/2013 - 18:10

When Selena Gomez announced that she was cancelling her Australian and Asian tour, rumors swirled abou


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New Hope for Latinas Afflicted with Lupus
New Hope for Latinas Afflicted with Lupus
By Grace Bastidas | 03/11/2011 - 11:17

The bad news: Latinas and other women of color are three times likelier to develop lupus, a debilitating immune system disease that attacks healthy cells and tissues all over the body. The good news: For the first time in 50 years, there is a drug to treat this painful condition.

The medication Benlysta was approved this week by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), giving hope to the 1.5 million Americans affected by lupus.


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