autoimmune disorders

Tips for Managing Autoimmune and Motherhood

By Terri Forehand, RN, AutoimmuneMom.com writer

Managing motherhood and feeling like you’re doing the best for your family is a challenge even in the best times of health.  Factoring in the symptoms of an autoimmune disease (or two), and motherhood is that much more challenging.  The symptoms are often internal and related to fatigue, making it difficult for others to understand. » Read more

Autoimmune Disease and Fertility

By Gary Rothbard, MD, MS, AutoimmuneMom.com writer

The majority of women with autoimmune disorders are able to conceive and progress through pregnancy with little problem, producing healthy babies with few if any apparent complica » Read more

New Findings on Autism and Maternal Autoimmune Disorders

By JustMommies

Researchers have found more evidence of a link between autism and maternal autoimmune disorders, according to a report from HealthDay News.  Older research had already pointed to a connection between autism and autoimmune disorders like type one diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis, but a new study published in the online edition of Pediatrics has found a link between autism and » Read more