March 14, 2014

Is Parkinson’s An Autoimmune Disease?

Parkinson’s disease is a neurological condition resulting from an imbalance of dopamine and acetylcholine, two chemical messengers (“neurotransmitters”) in the brain that help control movement.  Too […]
July 19, 2013

18 Years Later: A Great Life (And A New Business) With Myasthenia Gravis

I realized recently that I’ve been sick for more of my life than I’ve been healthy. Eighteen years ago I was starting my Freshman year of […]
April 12, 2013

What is the Autoimmune Condition Myasthenia Gravis?

Myasthenia gravis is a rare autoimmune disease in which one’s own antibodies attack receptors for a substance called acetylcholine (ACh), at a site known as the […]