The Autoimmune Epidemic
Bodies Gone Haywire in A World Out of Balanceђ́ؤand the Cutting-Edge Science That Promises HopeeBook - 2008
Hailed by Mark Hyman, MD, as "a ray of light and hope" for autoimmune sufferers, this groundbreaking book provides research and solutions for those affected by autoimmune disorders including Crohn's disease, type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, and more.In the first book of its kind, journalist Donna Jackson Nakazawa examines nearly 100 debilitating autoimmune diseasesђ́ؤsuch as multiple sclerosis, lupus, Crohn's disease, type 1 diabetes, and rheumatoid arthritisђ́ؤthat cause the body to destroy itself, mistakenly attacking healthy cells as the immune system fights off bacteria, viruses, and other invaders. As Nakazawa share the vivid, heartbreaking stories, including her own, of people living with these mysterious, chronic, and often hard-to-diagnose illnesses, she explores the alarming and unexpected connection between this deadly crisis and the countless environmental triggers we're exposed to every day: heavy metals, toxins, pesticides, viruses, chemicals inches..
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