Tag Archives: autoimmune

TMJ Problems

TMJ stands for Temporomandibular Joint. In English, it’s the joint that connects the lower jaw to the skull. It started hurting yesterday while I was devouring my dinner. I figured it must have been due to my RA (rheumatoid arthritis). … Continue reading

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Bad pancreas!!

I couldn’t help but notice how most everyone keeps on blaming pancreas on the havoc it wreaked that results in diabetes. Lazy pancreas, cranky pancreas, misbehaving and more. Some folk are texting it. However the real culprit is the immune … Continue reading

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Is Type 2 diabetes an autoimmune disease?

It may as well be according to the Medical News Today. T2 is now being redefined as an autoimmune disease rather than a metabolic disorder.  This finding may lead to the new T2 treatment that targets the immune system instead … Continue reading

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