Post Tagged with: "Autoimmune Diseases"

EATING: Trailer for Must-see DVD

EATING: Trailer for Must-see DVD

This award-winning DVD covers a lot of ground regarding health. You will get virtual one-on-one consultations with some of the world’s leading authorities on reversal of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, autoimmune diseases and more chronic diseases. Dr. Crowe and Dr. Esselstyn are from the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and know something about heart disease. These interviews will convince you that cardiovascular […]

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Study: Processed & Fast Foods Major Contributors to Autoimmune Disease

Study: Processed & Fast Foods Major Contributors to Autoimmune Disease

Doctors Health Press, a division of Lombardi Publishing Corporation and publisher of various natural health newsletters, books, and reports, including the popular online Doctors Health Press e-Bulletin, is reporting on a new study finding processed and fast foods are a major contributor to autoimmune disease. As Doctors Health Press e-Bulletin notes in a recent e-bulletin issue, most people don’t need […]

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Statistics: The United States of Disease

Statistics: The United States of Disease

Chances of winning the Megamillions jackpot: 1 in 258,890,850 Chances of getting Cancer in the U.S.: 1 in 2 men; 1 in 3 women Cancer is the number two cause of death in the US close behind Heart Disease. Half of all men and one-third of all women in the US will develop cancer during their lifetimes. The median age of […]

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Potassium and Autoimmune Disease

Plant-based diets appear to decrease inflammation via a variety of mechanisms, including boosting our adrenal gland function due to the consumption of potassium rich foods, such as dark leafy greens. Read full article: http://nutritionfacts.org/2013/05/30/plant-based-diets-for-psoriasis/ More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

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Google Co-Founder’s Latest Medical Condition Could Be Tied to Autoimmunity

Google Co-Founder’s Latest Medical Condition Could Be Tied to Autoimmunity

Larry Page, co-founder of Google, recently announced he is suffering from paralyzed vocal cords. Could this condition be rooted in autoimmunity? Page, who in 2003 announced he has the autoimmune disease Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, has recently struggled with a second seemingly unrelated health issue – limited movement of his vocal cords – that could be tied to his Hashimoto’s. According to […]

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Antibiotics a Culprit in Autoimmune Disease

A Johns Hopkins study in mice explains how autoimmune hepatitis is often precipitated by certain antibiotics and anesthetics. Researchers say these drugs contain tiny molecules called haptens that ever so slightly change normal liver proteins, causing the body to mistake its own liver cells for foreign invaders and to attack them. READ FULL ARTICLE >>

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Do You Have A Chronic Autoimmune Disease? Big Pharma Hopes So

Do You Have A Chronic Autoimmune Disease? Big Pharma Hopes So

The profit party is over for Big Pharma except for one category–drugs for autoimmune diseases. Conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and plaque psoriasis are rare in the adult population but a spate of new ads and self-diagnosing “quizzes” suggest they are Big Pharma’s next focus. Whenever a disease is given initials–rheumatoid arthritis is now “RA,” irritable bowel […]

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7 Simple Tips for Reducing Autoimmune Disease Symptoms Naturally

Approximately 50 million Americans, 20 percent of the population or one in five people, suffer from autoimmune diseases according to The American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association. Researchers have identified 80-100 different autoimmune diseases and suspect at least 40 additional diseases of having an autoimmune basis. These diseases are chronic and can be life-threatening. The ability to develop an autoimmune disease […]

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Processed Meats Linked to Autoimmune Disease

Processed Meats Linked to Autoimmune Disease

Recent research concludes that processed foods such as hot dogs, sausage, and salami are officially linked to the increase of autoimmune diseases. The modern diet of processed foods, takeaways and microwave meals could be to blame for a sharp increase in autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis, including alopecia, asthma and eczema Scientists from Yale University and the University of […]

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Too much salt may trigger autoimmune diseases

Too much salt may trigger autoimmune diseases

Increased salt consumption may be a key culprit behind rising rates of autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis, researchers reported on Wednesday in a trio of papers looking at the role of a specific class of cells linked with inflammation. Reporting in the journal Nature, the researchers said high-salt diets increased levels of a type of immune cell linked with […]

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