autoimmune disease

The general term “arthritis” is a label given to more than 100 conditions that tend to worsen over time. The two primary forms are rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA). You have joints from your head to your toes and arthritis can affect one area or several. Facts about Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid arthritis is an […]

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You depend on your immune system to protect you from “outside invaders” such as bacteria, pollution, and toxins caused by your diet, drugs, or environment. The fighters in your body recognize, fight, and eliminate these threats to your health. An autoimmune disease is the result of your immune system breaking down, failing to recognize outside […]

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The article in “New Scientist” started out OK, pointing out how Mum’s breast milk enhances the child’s immunity. No argument from me. It’s the ultimate “raw milk” argument, actually. Nothing in cow’s milk junk (raw or cooked) matches the magic of human breast milk for babies. It contains lactoferrin, a protein that inhibits the growth […]

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