Autoimmune disorders include conditions in which your body launches an overly strong immune reaction (defense response) against the cells in our body by mistake. There are more than 80 types of autoimmune disease at all levels in the body.
Some examples of autoimmune diseases that integrative holistic medicine can help to treat include:
While there are many different types of immune disorders, many of these conditions share symptoms. Some of the indications you might have some form of autoimmune disorder include:
The traditional approach is to use medication to treat autoimmune diseases. The drug therapy chosen often works by suppressing your entire immune system to slow the improper immune response.
At JFV Wellbeing MD, we have protocols to support treatment and minimize possible triggers and medication needs. A more holistic approach is to identify the areas where your current lifestyle may not adequately meet your body’s needs. One of the best ways to treat autoimmune conditions is by reducing systemic inflammation. Improving your diet and getting more exercise is a great way to begin, and you can further boost your health by improving your sleep quality.
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