Today's Woman Now July 2018

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AUTOIMMUNE

“Inflammation is present in all autoimmune disorders.

It’s a common factor,” Dr. Roach says.

“What’s not always recognized is that the inflammation is the result of an impaired intestinal track and hormonal imbalance. Those are the two primary factors that I find in my practice.”

FINDING DIFFERENT SOLUTIONS TO AUTOIMMUNE By Emily Gahafer

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utoimmune diseases are coined the invisible illnesses of the medical world. Every day seemingly healthy people experience symptoms such as joint and muscle pain, fatigue, headaches, brain fog, and more. These diseases, which manifest themselves in a number of forms in a number of locations throughout the body, are largely incurable. But with each passing year, medical developments provide increased treatment options and sometimes remission. PAGE 44 >>

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