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Cool Teenager with Alopecia

Syd Kimbler was a normal, healthy, athletic teenager three years ago when she began losing patches of hair. Kimbler was a seventh-grader at Central Middle School at the time. By her eighth grade year, she had lost all of her … Continue reading

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New hope for Alopecia Areata

This is a fairly common autoimmune skin disease—affecting around 6.8 million people in the US, with a lifetime risk of 2.1%.  The condition crosses all ethnic groups, affects both sexes, and hits folks of all ages, often first appearing during … Continue reading

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Health Benefits Of Eating Fish Regularly

1. Lessens The Risk Of Heart Disease Consuming fish daily is associated with a lower risk of fatal and total coronary heart disease. This seafood is rich in heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids which can reduce inflammation, help protect your heart … Continue reading

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Record New Meds in development

More than 300 meds in development in USA for autoimmune diseases, says report A new report from US trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) and the Lupus Foundation of America reveals that there are 311 medicines and … Continue reading

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Crohn’s Disease and Allodynia: Pain that Affects the Entire Body

Thought this article from IBD News Today was worth reading: In a single-themed column outside of my usual pattern of writing a series, I wanted to focus more on the pain and neurological manifestations of Crohn’s disease. Allodynia. A few … Continue reading

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Mold could cause of Chronic Diseases

Mold doesn’t get a lot of respect as a health threat, generating much less notoriety than things like pesticides, heavy metals, processed foods and sedentary lifestyles. But it should – particularly after the major flooding caused by Hurricanes Harvey and … Continue reading

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Things You Can Do to Help Reverse Your Autoimmune Disease

Amy Myers, MD has helped thousands of people all over the world reverse their autoimmune disease and reclaim their health through her New York Times Bestseller, The Autoimmune Solution. You can learn more about her revolutionary, dietary based program, The … Continue reading

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New Theories on a Potential Link Between Vaccines and the Rise in Autoimmune Disease

It has been speculated over the last few years whether vaccines play a part in the dramatic rise of allergies and autoimmune disease in the last four decades. The U.S. currently requires the highest number of vaccines than any developed … Continue reading

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Vets diagnosing pets with autoimmune disorders

A condition that has no known cause is taking the lives of family pets. Vets are diagnosing more and more pets with autoimmune disorders, a condition that is difficult to treat. Similar to humans, autoimmune disorders in dogs can happen … Continue reading

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A Novel Treatment ? – Parasites in Your Intestines

Would you pay thousands of dollars and leave the country just so you could get a parasitic infection on purpose? Intentionally ingesting worms may sound creepy but for some people with multiple sclerosis, celiac disease, or severe allergies, the prospect … Continue reading

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