Autoimmune Disease



Autoantibodies or T cells that attack molecules, cells, or tissues of the organism producing them

Grave's Disease

is one of the most common of all thyroid problems. It is also the leading cause of hyperthyroidism, a condition in which the thyroid gland produces excessive hormones


A chronic inflammatory disease that occurs when your body’s immune system attacks your own tissues and organs. Inflammation caused by lupus can affect many different body systems.


An inflammation of the blood vessels that causes changes in the blood vessel walls

Type 1 Diabetes

A chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin.

Hashimoto’s thyroiditis

when the immune system attacks the butterfly-shaped gland in the neck.

Multiple sclerosis

The immune system attacks the protective sheath that covers nerve fibers and causes communication problems between your brain and the rest of your body.

Rheumatoid arthritis

An autoimmune disorder that affects the lining of your joints, causing a painful swelling that can eventually result in bone erosion and joint deformity.

Ways to prevent?

Vitamin D


Avoid eating more protein than you need

More vegetables, whole grains, fruits

Ensure Adequate Physical Rest (7-8 hours)

Ensure Adequate Exposure to Natural Sunlight (10-3)

A Walk Through Autoimmunity