Lupus is a young woman’s disease. In fact, of the 1.5 million Americans living with the rare chronic autoimmune inflammatory disease. 90 percent of suffers are young women. Furthermore, the disease discriminates against African American, Latina and Native American women. For white women, chances of developing lupus are 1-in-400, for Latina and African-American women without a family history of Lupus have an approximate chance of 1-in-250.