For these four people coping with an autoimmune disease, finding an understanding and sympathetic partner has made all the difference.
Athletes Jeri Strachner, April Wells and Dina Rios can easily get sidelined from the pain of rheumatoid arthritis, but they've found ways — from the right shoes and self-care to sheer determination — to keep on running.
From work discrimination to people thinking you’re "faking it," four young women share how the autoimmune disease has affected their lives.
Medical experts are still mystified about what exactly causes an autoimmune disease. But now, fascinating new research shows that your gut bacteria may play an important role.