EGPA Management and Treatment Recommendations Issued

  Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA), also known as Churg-Strauss Syndrome, is a rare form of vasculitis affecting small-to-medium sized blood vessels. Although the number high-quality clinical trials have been more »

Illness Perception Impacts on Vasculitis Symptoms, Especially Fatigue

How a person perceives their illness can be an important part of staying with treatment and continuing recovery of function over time. In addition, a person’s outlook on their disease more »

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VF’s Monday Question: We ask. You answer. We all Learn.

Using social media to connect, share, and support patients living with vasculitis and their families. The Vasculitis Foundation strives to connect our community to share knowledge, experiences and to offer encouragement more »

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Planning Ahead for Emergency Visits

I work as an RN in an emergency department in downtown Cleveland and I see people on a daily basis who through no fault of their own, end up in one more »

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Going Beyond the Physical: The Mental and Emotional Toll of Rheumatic Diseases

Rheumatic diseases can be physically devastating. They often cause pain and disability – leading those who suffer from rheumatic diseases to make drastic lifestyle changes. A once spotless house is more »

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