By Adam Cohen The author decided to learn about clinical research by volunteering as a study participant there was only one, small problem. I’ve never been a big fan of needles. The very mention of the word takes me back to the allergy shots I received as a kid. Every spring and summer, […]
Scientists have long known lupus has a strong genetic component, but there also must be environmental triggers to activate the disease.
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David Key had never heard of sarcoidosis—until the rare disease stole his health.
OMRF scientists have found a link between gum disease and lupus, an autoimmune disease.
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