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    The Immune Deficiency Foundation (IDF), founded in 1980, is the national non-profit patient organization dedicated to improving the diagnosis, treatment and quality of life of persons with primary immunodeficiency diseases through advocacy, education and research. Primary immunodeficiency diseases are a group of relatively rare conditions caused by intrinsic ...

    Immune Deficiency Foundation website

    Zebra ribbon - Rare disease awareness

    Autoimmune Diseases

    rare diseases...

    melanoma awareness

    The Immune System Recovery Plan: A Doctor's 4-Step Program to Treat Autoimmune Disease by Susan Blum. I found this to be really readable and easy to understand. The scientific explanations were written in an approachable way and the information was overall really helpful. I recommend this book for anyone with an auto-immune condition.

    Thyroid disease

    I suffer from a particularly nasty case of this disease and it's no fun at all. I'm crossing my fingers that now that Venus Williams was diagnosed with it that some funding will go into finding a cure for this frustrating condition.

    The IVIG Infusion. It takes 1000 donors for an infusion of IVIG...this is what keeps me healthy:) Please donate!

    National Organization for Rare Disorders - very informative site that gives names and descriptions of rare medical conditions...i.e. Neurofibromatosis.

    Low Body Temp, Feeling Feverish at 98.6 or less (CFS / CFIDS / ME / Fibromyalgia / Lyme Disease / Lupus / Multiple Sclerosis / Ehlers–Danlos syndrome)

    My immune system attacks itself. What does yours do?

    Life with Fibromyalgia/ Chronic Illness

    Psoriatic arthritis Symptoms - Diseases and Conditions - Mayo Clinic

    Autoimmune disease fatigue: not the same as a healthy person experiencing fatigue that can be alleviated with rest and relaxation.

    phenomenalhaley.w... Pulmonary Hypertension rare disease awareness.

    A Day In The Life of someone with a chronic illness.

    Chronic pain IS underestimated! I'm quoting this back at the next person who says "Oh but you don't look ill"

    Many triggers can cause autoimmune disease and many body tissues can be affected.