Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory disease characterized by patches of abnormal skin, that affects between 2 percent and 3 percent of the world’s population. But psoriasis is more than skin deep. It is associated with many diseases and the disease associations just keep growing.
Results could explain how immune system mistakenly targets health tissue in ankylosing spondylitis (AS).
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a type of arthritis that mainly affects the joints of the spine.
Ankylosing spondylitis is an inflammatory condition that involves the spine and skeleton of the head and trunk. The disorder causes inflammation and pain in joints in the spine, pelvis and other parts of the skeleton. In addition, parts of the spine, the hips or the sacroiliac joints where the hips join the lower back, may fuse, or grow, together.
Long-standing Link Between AS and HLA-B27 Explained
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Manganese is a mineral that is considered an essential nutrient because the body requires it to function properly.
Low dietary manganese intake or low levels of manganese in blood or tissue have been associated with Osteoporosis and Diabetes mellitus.
Rich sources of manganese include whole grains, especially oatmeal and brown rice and wheat germ, legumes, tofu, nuts such as pecans, peanuts and almonds, and leafy vegetables such as spinach. The good news is that we get adequate dietary manganese from eating these foods and rarely need to supplement our diet. If you’re considering a supplement, talk to your doctor first as excessive levels of manganese are toxic and supplements should be approached with care.
Tofu is made from soybeans and is soft and bland and can easily be incorporated in stir-fries as a great source of easy to chew protein. It easily absorbs other flavors so works well with asian sauces such as soya, oyster, or chili sauce. but if you are like me and can no longer tolerate these spicy sauces due to burning mouth syndrome you may like the following idea.
Use firm or extra firm tofu and drain excess water off the tofu.
Slice the tofu into 1-inch thick pieces and place in a dish to use in the oven.
Mix all the sauce ingredients together and pour over tofu and bake for 20 minutes:
- Peanut butter
- Golden syrup or coconut sugar or other sugar
- Sesame oil
- Salt or soya sauce
- a splash of lime juice
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Multiple sclerosis and Sjogren syndrome show more associations with Alzheimer disease compared with other autoimmune diseases.
with lower risk of Alzheimer's disease. The researchers concluded:Sjogren's syndrome
Liability to multiple sclerosis and Sjogren's syndrome could be associated with Alzheimer's disease. The underlying mechanisms, such as the role of
Yeung CHC, Yeung SLA, Schooling CM. Association of autoimmune diseases with Alzheimer’s disease: A mendelian randomization study. J Psychiatr Res. 2022;155:550-558. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2022.09.052
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You may call them salmon rissole, patties, burgers or cakes depending on where you come from. No matter what you call them they are one of our go-to meals that is gluten-free and would be on an anti-inflammatory diet like MIND or the Mediterranean diet. Of course with all recipes you may need to swap some ingredients to what you are able to eat.
Salmon Cakes with yoghurt dressing
INDIANAPOLIS—Researchers at Indiana University School of Medicine are learning more about how special regulatory T cells can impact the immune system’s response and how those cells could be manipulated for potential treatments for food allergies and autoimmune diseases.