Updated: May 21, 2018
Here are the FACTS:
1. Autoimmune diseases have increased dramatically worldwide since 1939,encompassing more than 80 disorders.
2. Autoimmune disorders are among the most prevalent diseases in the US; they are the third most common category of disease after cancer and cardiovascular disease, 15 to 24 million people.
3. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriasis, and inflammatory bowel disease are among the most common autoimmune diseases.
4. A 2012 report showed that the effectiveness of prescription medications diseases was no more than 50%.
Autoimmune diseases may, in fact, be reversible if they are caught early before significant tissue damage occurs.
A competent, properly trained Integrative Medicine physician should not exactly how to approach this issue!