Health&Fitness Talk

Supporting Healthy Life Styles

Primary Biliary Cirrosis
by Kimberly Allen, RN Primary biliary cirrhosis is a chronic condition in which the bile ducts in your liver are slowly destroyed.  So far this disease has only been found in adults and is much more common in women than men.  In fact 90% of the cases are women. ... Read more
Autoimmune Disorders
by Kimberly Allen, RN According to the Autoimmune Related Disease Association or AARDA auto immune diseases affect more than 50 million people in the US.  While autoimmune diseases affect both males and females approximately 75% of those suffering with one of these diseases is women.  Autoimmune disorders are one... Read more
Unraveling the mysterious Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia Gravis is an autoimmune disorder that progresses over time. In myasthenia gravis, the immune system produces antibodies that block the transmission of messages from the nerve cells to the muscle cells preventing the muscles from contracting…

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