Autoimmune Diseases

Ayachusca

aya and healing from Huffingtonpost c&p<p>Ten years ago, Mark Pischea, then a 42-year-old political consultant and father of five from Williamston, …

Medicine

What is the difference between osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis?

Both can make your joints painful and swollen, but one is an autoimmune disease and the other is caused by wear and tear.<p>Jane Dean first noticed something peculiar was up with her hands in her early forties. “It was like sharp shooting pains through my fingers. Over the years my finger joints …

Pain

US approves Sanofi, Regeneron arthritis drug

US federal regulators have given the green light to French pharmaceutical company Sanofi and its US partner Regeneron to market a drug to treat the …

Pharma

U.S. IPO Weekly Recap: 3 Deals Post Double-Digit Returns

Three IPOs raised $363 million in the past week. The two biotechs and a Chinese school operator popped an average of 21%, helping raise the …

Stocks

How Can Drugs Reduce Specific Type Of Baldness

Alopecia Areata is an incurable type of <b>male pattern baldness</b> as well as for female which did not have any cure; however, now other than hair …

Medicine

Multiple Sclerosis Glossary of terms

This is a lot of copy and paste of words we hear as patients with multiple sclerosis. I got this off of ms lifelines seen here …

Neuroscience

5 Nutrients To Heal Autoimmune Disease

With over 250 million people suffering from this disease worldwide, autoimmunity is becoming a prevalent and concerning health problem. Autoimmunity …

Vitamins

Celgene Sales And Pipeline Keeping Pace With Expectations

Celgene is a well established highly profitable company, and looks to be undervalued.<p>With 19 phase 3 studies with key readouts in the next two years, …

Cancer

What Is Multiple Autoimmune Syndrome?

Multiple autoimmune syndrome, by definition, is the combined occurrence of at least three autoimmune diseases in the same person. About 25 percent of …

Fibromyalgia

The Gut-Pain Connection You Should Know About

Could the source of your aches and pains be in your gut?...

Microbiome

Are Gluten-Free Foods Misleading?

There seems to be a gluten-free version of everything, from cereal to pizza, flour and beyond. But, are these products healthier than their …

Gluten

12 In-Depth Tactics to Seriously Boost your Energy

It’s often said that time is money, but I don’t think that’s precise enough.<p>The way I see it, <i>energy</i> is money. The more you can accomplish in a …

Nutrition

Diet Tips for Healing From Autoimmune Disease | Integrative Medicine Blog | The University of Kansas Health System | The University of Kansas Hospital | Kansas City, KS

6 diet tips for healing from autoimmune disease<p>By Matt Erickson<br>February 27, 2017<p>Psoriasis, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory …

Nutrition

EHRs help researchers crack immune system code

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy have found that EHRs can aid the understanding, …

Medicine

Xencor's XmAb5871 an Orphan Drug for rare autoimmune disorder

Stock Markets34 minutes ago (May 11, 2017 10:07AM ET)<p>Saved. See Saved Items.<p>This article has already been saved in your Saved Items<p>© Reuters. …

Stock Markets

Trigger For Autoimmune Disease Identified

<i>Summary: Researchers have discovered a possible trigger for autoimmune diseases such as lupus, Crohn’s disease and MS. Findings may explain how women</i> …

Neuroscience

Trigger for autoimmune disease identified: Newly identified cells help explain why women suffer autoimmune disease more often

Newly identified cells help explain why women suffer autoimmune disease more often<p>Researchers have identified a trigger for autoimmune diseases such …

Fibromyalgia

Autoimmune Disease Diagnosis Motivated Leona Lewis To Stop Straightening Her Hair

When Leona Lewis stepped on the scene after winning the UK’s <i>The X Factor</i> in 2006, her hair was naturally curly. But as she garnered fame, she felt …

Hair

More Evidence That You Should Be Eating Gluten

Unless you have celiac.<p>Here's a real buzzkill for anyone who's still eating gluten-free because they think it's healthier: Packaged gluten-free foods are shitty substitutes for packaged gluten-containing foods, nutritionally speaking. That's according to research that will be presented tomorrow at …

Gluten

The Best Diet for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic systemic autoimmune disease affecting millions. It is characterized by persistent pain, stiffness, and progressive …

Microbiome

The many metaphors for Donald Trump

President Trump is a man containing multitudes. As such, the go-to method of explaining who he is and what makes him tick often involves metaphors.<p>Lots of metaphors.<p>One particular metaphor caught my eye this week. It was from a woman in Michigan who had voted for Barack Obama for president and then …

Donald Trump

Genetic molecule behavior responsible for human risk of autoimmune disease: Aussie study

Australian researchers have discovered how genetic factors can protect from or cause autoimmune diseases, a study published on Thursday …

Medicine

Autoimmune syndrome induced by adjuvants – another anti-vaccine myth

The HPV vaccine and autoimmune diseases link is one of the enduring myths about the vaccine, which is regularly debunked by scientists. The so-called …

Public Health

Drudge Report

Wild dolphins have weaker immune systems than captive dolphins because of polluted sea water, a study has found.<p>Researcher`s compared the immune …

Dolphins

Researchers Have Finally Uncovered a Key Mechanism Behind Devastating Autoimmune Diseases

Why our cells turn against us.<p>Researchers have discovered how certain molecules in the body can cause autoimmune diseases, showing the first …

Biology

Smoking decreases MAIT cells, implicated in the pathology of autoimmune diseases

New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology suggests that smoking decreases frequencies of mucosal-associated invariant T (MAIT) cells …

Neuroscience

Interview With Kiwi Rugby Travel Stories

Digital Travel Guru, Interviewed the fabulous Kiwi Ruby Travel Stories, as part of our featured blogger series, check out the interview below, as we …

Travel

A (Simple) Cure for Autoimmune Disease?

Autoimmune diseases like lupus, Crohn’s, MS, rheumatoid arthritis, and colitis are some of the most frustrating diagnoses, in part because of …

Medicine

5 Factors That Could Increase Your Autoimmune Disease Risk

<b>Being Female</b><p>Women are more likely to develop an autoimmune disease than men. Autoimmune diseases will often strike at a young age and during a …

Fibromyalgia

Did Goya get an autoimmune disease before his art went scary?

Known as the father of modern art, Goya was struck by a mysterious illness in the 1790s. Now a doctor has diagnosed this as the rare condition …