Autoimmune disease is a category of illness that affects 50 million Americans according to the CDC .
Autoimmune disease is one of the top ten causes of death in women under the age of 65, is the second highest cause of chronic illness, and is the top cause of morbidity in women in the United States. Additionally, autoimmune diseases have been reported to be on the rise in the U.S. and around the world, making this poorly understood category of disease a public health crisis at levels comparable to heart disease and cancer.
At Texas Regional Health, we have made great efforts to help you get a better understanding of how functional medicine and lifestyle medicine can help you improve long term and short term clinical outcomes if you suffer from autoimmune disease.
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