July 16, 2012
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Hair Loss and Autoimmune Diseases

What is the medical definition of hair loss beyond normal hair loss on a daily basis? Hair loss, (also termed alopecia) may affect men and women […]
July 8, 2012

Finding the Right Doctor: Types of Naturopaths

Autoimmune conditions can be difficult to diagnose, treat, and manage. Many who have these conditions seek healthcare providers who use natural or alternative treatments in conjunction […]
June 29, 2012

Finding the Right Doctor: Naturopath

What are the benefits of seeing a naturopath instead of an MD (Medical Doctor) or DO (Doctor of  Osteopathic Medicine)? Naturopathic practitioners are leaders in prevention. […]
June 25, 2012

Finding the Right Doctor: Medical Doctor (MD)

Finding the right physician or health care provider can be challenging when you have the symptoms of a medical condition that is difficult to diagnose. It […]
May 15, 2012

Assessing Severity of Autoimmune Flares

What are flares and how are they different for different autoimmune conditions? Flares in an autoimmune condition are the worsening of symptoms that interferes with your […]
January 20, 2011

Pulmmer-Vinson Syndrome

The triad of upper esophageal webs(small growth of tissue in esophagus) , dysphagia and iron deficiency anemia is called as Pulmmer-Vinson syndrome. It is also known […]