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FEATURED RESOURCE: Autoimmune Disease Patient Education Videos

The American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association is national organization dedicated to the eradication of autoimmune diseases and the alleviation of suffering and the socioeconomic impact of autoimmunity through research, education, public awareness, and patient services in an effective, ethical, and efficient manner. Approximately 50 million Americans suffer from over 100 autoimmune diseases, and 75 percent of those affected are women. Autoimmunity is the result of a misdirected immune system which mistakenly attacks one's own body, causing diseases such as lupus, scleroderma, Graves' disease, ITP, autoimmune hepatitis, rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile diabetes, autoimmune thyroid disease, and Crohn's disease.

Phone: 1-877-95-TRIAL

FEATURED RESOURCE: Why to Participate in a Trial

More than 1.5 million Americans and millions more worldwide suffer from lupus—a disease for which there is no known cause, few medicines, and no cure.

Finally now, after decades of little action, things are happening. The community is seeing unprecedented interest from biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies that translates into dozens of companies interested in lupus and even more trials for lupus patients.

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