Sjogren’s Syndrome

Definition Sjogren’s syndrome is an autoimmune disease where the immune system mistakenly starts producing antibodies against its own body cells leading to various symptoms. The main symptoms of Sjogren’s [Read More ...]

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

What is SLE? Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a in which the immune system wrongly identifies the normal tissues as being “foreign” and attacks it. It is more common in women compared to men. [Read More ...]

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

What is inflammatory bowel disease? Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a group of conditions characterized by inflammation of the various parts of the intestine (bowels). IBD is a chronic (long term) [Read More ...]

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

Definition Systemic lupus erythematosus  (SLE) or lupus for short refers to a long term autoimmune inflammatory disease that may affect the skin, kidneys, joints, brain, lungs, and other organs. In SLE, the [Read More ...]