June 19, 2013

Autoimmune Blood Disorders: ITP, AHA, ALPS, APLS – How Are They Similar & Different?

In one sense, all autoimmune disease might be considered a “blood disorder”, in the sense that the problem common to all of them is a misdirected […]
June 14, 2013

Celiac Disease and Raynaud’s – Do They Go Together?

Autoimmune diseases, probably owing to a non-specific and poorly understood immunological response, often overlap or occur together.  That is, a patient with one diagnosed condition will […]
June 7, 2013

A Guide to Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

Hashimoto’s thyroiditis patients and their doctors are often frustrated beyond belief because of the disease’s propensity to vacillate among hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism and normal thyroid (euthyroidism).  One […]
June 5, 2013

Scleroderma – Symptoms, Progression + Coincidence With Other Autoimmune Disease

What are the signs and symptoms of scleroderma? Scleroderma, sometimes called systemic sclerosis, is a chronic autoimmune disorder involving the skin and sometimes other organs.   It […]