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Two years ago, Stanford sleep researcher Emmanuel Mignot, MD, PhD, made headlines when he showed that narcolepsy is an autoimmune disease, caused when patients’ immune systems …

Stanford researchers, led by pathologist Edgar Engleman, MD, reported today in Nature Medicine that type-2 diabetes is looking more and more like an autoimmune disease, …

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There's an extra organ in your body you may not have known about, and it's made out of bugs - microbes, that is, and there …

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Someone close to me has scleroderma. I didn't know much about the autoimmune disease before she was diagnosed, but I remember feeling a sense of …