ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS

A General Treatment Principle in Autoimmune Disease

Anyone with autoimmune disease can help themselves by understanding and appreciating the driving factors behind autoimmune disease.

This page will focus on the The Environmental we live in, and how environmental factors contribute to Autoimmune Disease. Keep in mind, all of these General Treatment Principles affect one another.

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Infection as a Trigger for Autoimmune Disease

By Dr. Johann de Chickera, ND | March 28, 2019

Many people are familiar with the idea autoimmune disease runs in the family; this is because there are clear genetic links connecting autoimmune disease to family members. After all, your genetics come from your parents. One thing that surprises a lot of my patients, is that genes only pay a small role in autoimmune disease!…

Environmental Factors: The Basics

By Dr. Johann de Chickera, ND | February 20, 2019

Many people are familiar with the idea autoimmune disease runs in the family; this is because there are clear genetic links connecting autoimmune disease to family members. After all, your genetics come from your parents. One thing that surprises a lot of my patients, is that genes only pay a small role in autoimmune disease!…