Autoimmune Diseases

Autoimmune diseases can be difficult to understand. Learn more about what is autoimmune disease, types of autoimmune diseases and more to stay informed.

My Body Was Destroying Itself—and It Took Doctors 5 Years to Figure Out Why

Imagine Florida being too cool: That's the case for this woman with a rare condition called cold agglutinin disorder. When the temperature dips below 75 degrees, her body turns on itself.

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14 Silent Lupus Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

This autoimmune disease is tricky to diagnose because it mimics so many other illnesses. If you have more than four...


8 Health Problems That Get Worse During Summer

It's summertime and the livin' should be easy, but a number of health concerns can flare up or hit you...


11 Silent Signs of Multiple Sclerosis It’s Easy to Overlook

The autoimmune disorder MS is called "the great masquerader" because its symptoms are so easy to brush off as something...


6 Surprising Ways the Weather Can Predict Your Health

There's more to it than just wearing sunscreen or not. Sometimes normal weather can cause serious health risks.

Vitamin D May Just Be the Answer to Preventing This Degenerative Disease

Picking up additional doses of this vitamin is a walk in the park.


This Is What It’s Like to Be Diagnosed with—and Live with— Multiple Sclerosis

An MS diagnosis lead Jack Osbourne, rockstar Ozzy Osbourne's son, to become an advocate for MS patients everywhere.

Moms Who Do THIS Are 53% Less Likely to Develop MS

Scientists claim to have found a link between breastfeeding and a lower risk of a debilitating disease.


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11 Things Millennials Should Know About Autoimmune Diseases

Autoimmune diseases are on the rise and can affect young women. Here are some of the symptoms, risks, and ways...


Actress Teri Garr Battles Multiple Sclerosis

She was at the top of her game when the first hints of the chronic disease appeared.