Autoimmune Disease

Autoimmune Disease

Best Nondrug Ways to Fight Autoimmune Disease

5 lifestyle strategies and simple blood tests are the key to treating autoimmune disease says this Cleveland Clinic physician. Get the details here…

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What are the safest vacation spots for people with asthma?

Here’s how to avoid places most likely to trigger asthma symptoms…and find vacation spots where you can have fun—and stay healthy!

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Why Women Get Autoimmune Diseases

Bottom Line/Health: Women totally get the short end of the stick when it comes to autoimmune diseases. Of the people…

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Gluten-Tainted Foods

Going “gluten-free” has become a diet fad, with many weight-conscious people refusing wheat, barley and rye in the mistaken belief that…

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Guide to Living Well with an Autoimmune Disease

If you’re one of the 23 million Americans with an autoimmune disease—whether rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, lupus, Sjögren’s or another—then you&hell...

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Sjögren Syndrome: The Mysterious Disease Is Back In the Spotlight

When tennis superstar Venus Williams recently announced that she had been diagnosed with Sjögren syndrome, the tennis world issued a…

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Guide to Going Gluten-Free

People who have been diagnosed with celiac disease, an immune disease in which gluten damages the small intestine, already know…

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The Missing Link in Lupus Care

Medication isn’t enough to keep this disease at bay… Lupus is a stubborn disease that most doctors treat with a…

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Gluten in “Gluten-Free” Foods

Going "gluten-free" seems to be the diet fad of the moment with many weight-conscious people now refusing wheat, barley and…

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Not Knowing You Have Celiac Disease Can Kill You

Study Reveals Four Times More Celiac Disease and Higher Death Rates Until the last few years, celiac disease was an…

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Salt Linked to Multiple Sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Asthma and Other Autoimmune Diseases

Is salt turning your own cells against you? Could be, according to a new study suggesting that salt may overstimulate…

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Herbs and Supplements That Relieve Lupus Symptoms

When a doctor not only treats systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus) but also has that disease herself, she has a unique kind…

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Autoimmune Encephalitis: The Brain Disease That Makes People Seem Crazy

My former neighbor’s daughter, whom I’ll call “Ricki,” had it all—a great job, great little Manhattan apartment, great life. Only…

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Age and Celiac Disease—Going Against the Grain?

It’s a good thing that age brings wisdom, because it brings lots of other less desirable changes, too. One of…

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When Your Immune System Fights Itself

Heredity & Autoimmune Disease Quick—how many autoimmune diseases can you name? If you’re like most Americans, the answer is "none"...and…