Follow AARDA
How You Can Help
Sign-up for Updates
Join Our Email List
Contact AARDA

National Office
22100 Gratiot Ave.
Eastpointe, MI 48021
586.776.3900
586.776.3903 (fax)


Washington Office
586.292.1919


Request Literature
800.598.4668


Email AARDA
Feedback

Newsroom

button(2)

button(3)

button(5)

button(1)

aarda-news

**Attention Walkers! Join a walk and Link Together For A Cure to raise awareness about autoimmune diseases! Visit our Autoimmune Walk page to sign-up to walk, donate to your favorite walker, or just to donate to the cause!

  • Tri-State Walk  — Sunday, September 20, 2015 at beautiful Hudson River Park’s Clinton Cove in Manhattan! Please join us! www.autoimmunewalk.org

 **Public Forum coming to West Bloomfield, Michigan on Saturday, August 29, 2015. Click here to view the agenda and to register.

**AARDA cosponsors Biosimilars Briefing on Capitol Hill on July 13, 2015.

PBuckleyMoss Linking Together for a CureLinking Together for a Cure

**AARDA is pleased to announce that the famed artist, P. Buckley Moss, has created a wonderful print, Linking Together for a Cure. A percentage of the proceeds will benefit AARDA. Click here to read more.

**AARDA Releases Results of Fatigue Survey at National Summit

**AARDA and the NCAPG held two important events for Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month

  • The State of Autoimmune Disease: a National Summit on March 23, 2015 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.   The summit explored the current trends in diagnosis, treatment and therapies presented by experts in research, environment, advocacy and patient issues.
  • Congressional Briefing on Specialty Medicines: Access and Safety on March 24, 2015 from 9:00-11:00 at the Cannon House Office Building, Room 122. Experts discussed top autoimmune issues including access to specialty medicines and biologics/biosimilars.

**AARDA Releases White Paper to Educate Patients

 

PLEASE DONATE TODAY!! rsz_aarda2

Please think of us! 50 Million Americans have an autoimmune disease. If every one of the 50 million would donate just $1,  we would have the means to fundamentally change the landscape of autoimmune disease knowledge and understanding. Please consider donating.  It’s also a thoughtful way to send a memorial, tribute or holiday gift.  Let’s change the autoimmune world now.     DONATE

 

**What’s Going On?  What’s New?   Sign up for Email Updates!

Please click on the pink box on the left side of this page and share your email address with us. Please be assured that we will always keep your email private. We will never share your email with anyone!

**Confused about the Health Care Marketplace?  It can be difficult to guess how much you will pay for health care. The National Health Council  has launched a redesigned and updated website,  PuttingPatientsFirst.net which provides resources to help people make informed decisions about purchasing health care. This is the only free, web-based calculator that we know that that allows people to enter their unique health information and see how their health care costs will vary depending on the different metal plans sold in their state.

**ATTENTION TEACHERS !!! AARDA has launched a FREE autoimmune curriculum for grades 3-8 that align with the Common Core Standards.  It features the video which was shown to kids, parents and teachers at the 3rd Science & Engineering Festival in DC in April.

Read the press release

Download the curriculum

 

 **NEWS**

 **A News Briefing, presented by the National Coalition of Autoimmune Patient Groups (NCAPG) was held Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at the Press Club in DC, in honor of March which was National Autoimmune Diseases Awareness Month. The topic was the “Status of Autoimmune Disease in the Age of the Affordable Care Act.

 

**Ready to learn? Check out our Patient Education Courses

**AARDA Launches “3-Second Adherence” Public Service Campaign — Offers Patients New, Free Tool to Aid in Treatment Decision-Making, Provides Doctors and Patients New Strategies for Improving Communication

**AARDA Launches “My Autoimmune Story” Video Series Emmy-nominated Actress Kellie Martin Shares Her Story, Calls on Others to Share Theirs, Too

best_america bbb
 php6twcv5am_resized_nhc_100