With osteoarthritis and gout, patients must modify their lifestyle, but with auto-immune
arthritis, it's the question of making sure the immune system is not over-activated.
I urge Tasmanians with an interest in Lupus and other auto-immune
diseases to get a copy of Lupus a patient guide from the Lupus Association of Tasmania, PO Box 628, Launceston 7250 the cost of $15 also gains membership of the organisation.
The cash goes towards noninvasive endoscopy examinations for children, consisting of pill-type capsules containing tiny cameras, which, when swallowed, can help doctors diagnose and keep tabs on auto-immune
It also provides information about clinical trials in progress, which includes trial phase, trial status, trial start and end dates, and, the number of trials for the key Auto-Immune
Diseases pipeline products.
Abbas said MS is auto-immune
disease that affects the central nervous system attacking nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.
An infectious agent may induce a variety of different auto-immune
diseases or different agents may play a role in the pathogenesis of a single auto-immune
Rosacea's actually an auto-immune
disease and, like most auto-immune
diseases, we don't actually know what causes it, but there's a very strong association with something called dysbiosis, a bacterial imbalance and overgrowth of the wrong kinds of bacteria in the gut, News.
DOHA A group of scientists, including Sidra Medical and Research Center's Chief Research Officer Francesco M Marincola, has discovered that a gene called Bach2 may play a central role in the development of a range of allergic and auto-immune
diseases, such as multiple sclerosis, asthma, Crohn's disease, celiac disease, and Type-1 diabetes.
Summary: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is an auto-immune
disease that affects 50,000 Egyptians and needs better understanding by the public.
When people with celiac disease (an auto-immune
disorder where the body attacks its own cells), eat these grains, it triggers a reaction that damages the mucosa (tissues that line our body cavities) of the small intestine.
A DIET containing too much salt may play a role in auto-immune
diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS), research suggests.
Incorrect regulation of NF-kappaB has been linked to cancer and auto-immune
Myasthenia Gravis (MG) is an auto-immune
disease, which causes fluctuating muscle weakness - it is often known as the rag doll disease because it leaves sufferers tired and listless.
conditions cause symptoms of abdominal pain and diarrhoea, which can be severe enough to warrant admission to hospital.
She revealed last week that she has "tested borderline positive" for lupus, an auto-immune
disorder which can damage vital organs.