Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue. It can affect the skin, joints, kidneys, brain, and other organs. The underlying cause of autoimmune diseases is not fully known.
Research is starting to direct attention towards the health of your gut and how it relates to autoimmune disease. A condition called leaky gut has been linked to many autoimmune conditions such as celiac disease, multiple sclerosis, lupus, Crohn's disease and many others. The intestine is lined with single layer of cells that allow the transport of small molecules (vitamins, minerals) into the bloodstream to be used by the body. When this layer of cells is inflamed or damaged, larger…
Easy Steps to Heal Leaky Gut and Autoimmune Disease naturally. A lot of Autistic children have gut disease and their parents don't even know it. Notice that one of the causes is "toxin overload". It affects the brain. Heal the gut, heal the mind.
Like other autoimmune diseases, lupus occurs when your body is trying to defend itself against something potentially dangerous, such as an allergen, a toxin, an infection, or even a food. Nicknamed “The Great Imitator,” lupus mimics other diseases due to its involvement of multiple bodily systems and the fact that symptoms often come and go, or change entirely.
Understanding the "Spoon Theory", an everyday reality for those who live with lupus and other chronic illnesses. Please like and share this to raise the awareness we need! Let's bring lupus out of the shadows and into the light! www.MollysFund.org