The Lupus Foundation Of America Unveils The ‘Cruel Mystery’ Of Lupus To Raleigh-Durham
by Chris Burton
Lupus affects 1.5 million Americans, but awareness about the disease is low. Seventy-two percent of Americans between the ages of 18 and 34 have either not heard about lupus at all or know little or nothing about the disease beyond the name, according to a recent survey. The statistic is particularly disturbing because this is the age group at the greatest risk for the disease.