Biologics are all the rage for the treatment of autoimmune conditions and they’re quite the darling of the clinical research world. One, because they’re relatively new - Humira, for example, was approved for treatment just a decade ago - this is yesterday for clinical research, and two, they show a lot of potential not only for the treatment of autoimmune…

Do you ever secretly just hate people who seem to have a ‘normal relationship’ with food? Whether they say they can eat whatever they like without gaining or losing weight or they just seem to blissfully enjoy the food on their plates with no signs of remorse or anxiety, there’s just something so triggering about them. But why? “I knew…

Whether you are looking into joining a clinical trial or simply researching your options and the newly available treatments for your condition, there are many ways you can be proactive about your treatment, instead of taking the road more traveled and solely relying on your physician and the medication they prescribed. The truth is, depending on your country of residence,…

With autoimmune diseases on the rise in the past few decades, medical scientists came up with some interesting theories to fill up the gap in knowledge about what causes the immune system to attack the body’s own tissues and organs. One such theory speculates that due to the rapidly accumulating pollution in the environment we are now exposed to more…

According to the American Thyroid Association, one of the biggest issues with thyroid dysfunction is that it’s underdiagnosed and often misinterpreted. Because the symptoms can point to many different diagnoses and a lot of them are in fact unrecognized as reasonable concerns, thyroid dysfunction can go undiagnosed for too long. In the month of January, however, we can wear a…

Close