February 24, 2020
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Living with Autoimmune in Your Teens

Most diseases and disorders have a somewhat fluid but predictable course over time, as the sufferer ages, and autoimmune conditions are no different.  The information presented […]
February 23, 2020
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Living with Autoimmune in Your 20s and 30s

Welcome to the second article in this series examining life during various decades for patients with autoimmune disease.  In the first entry, we discussed the experience […]
February 22, 2020
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Living with Autoimmune in Your 40s and 50s

In this article, we continue to examine living with autoimmune disease over time, specifically focusing here on the pre-menopausal/menopausal years, during your 40s and 50s decades […]
February 21, 2020
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Living with Autoimmune in Your 60s and Beyond

This is the final installment of our four-part series about life with autoimmune conditions during various age ranges, and here we examine such an existence for […]
September 10, 2016

Do Estrogen and Progesterone’s Rise and Fall During Your Cycle Create Autoimmune Flares? (Yes, Unfortunately.)

Which hormones fluctuate throughout the month during my cycle – estrogen and progesterone, or just estrogen? The menstrual cycle proceeds through a complicated and highly coordinated […]
November 7, 2013

Bioidentical Hormone Treatment: Will It Help or Hurt Your Autoimmune Conditions?

In the last few decades, hormone replacement therapy for women of menopausal age has alternately been hailed as a savior and condemned as a potential threat, […]