Common Symptoms That Show You Have an Autoimmune Disease

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Autoimmune diseases are no more uncommon to people. You can easily find one member in any family suffering from one or more types of autoimmune conditions. Though these conditions affect people of any age, gender and race but are most common in women. It is considered as one of the top 10 cause of death in women. Autoimmune diseases are debilitating conditions that may lead to partial or complete paralysis. 
Autoimmune diseases occur when your immune system becomes abnormally over active or less active. When it becomes over active it starts damaging its own healthy tissues and causes various autoimmune diseases. In contrary to that when it becomes less active it lessens the body’s ability to fight off foreign invaders such as bacteria and viruses and invites various infections and diseases. 
There is a list of auto immune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, lupus, thyroid diseases, diabetes, multiple sclerosis, and many more that can affect any part or organ of the body and cause various symptoms. These symptoms vary from person to person and range from mild to severe. Unfortunately there is no cure for autoimmune diseases but medications can help lessen the symptoms. Autoimmune conditions are so infrequent in nature, which means sometimes it shows no symptoms at all; sometimes its symptoms may come and go. Sometimes it symptoms outburst and requires immediate medical treatment. Get best doctor at
Autoimmune diseases happen to the body when the immune system fails to behave normally and the body actually starts damaging itself.
How would you know your body has developed an autoimmune disease? 
Listing some most common signs and symptoms which show you may have an autoimmune disease.
1. Joint pain- Joint pain, muscle pain and weakness are some most common signs and symptoms which show your body has developed one or more form of autoimmune diseases. These conditions can be due to your under active or over active immune systems which may cause thyroid or rheumatoid arthritis. 
2. Weight loss, insomnia, heat intolerance or rapid heartbeat- If you are experiencing rapid weight loss or unexplained weight gain, there is a possibility that you have developed autoimmune disease. Thyroid disorder is one of the most common autoimmune disorders which cause unexpected weight gain or loss. You may also experience recurrent rashes, heat sensitivity or sun sensitivity or rapid heartbeat. 
3. Difficulty concentrating or focusing- Difficulty concentrating or focusing can also be one symptom of autoimmune disease. You may experience lack of interest, extreme stress, disrupted sleep or insomnia.
4. Feeling tired or fatigued- If you feel extreme tiredness or fatigue throughout the day. Your body may have developed autoimmune disease. You may also experience constipation, weight gain, abdominal pain, dry skin, eyes or mouth, or difficulty in performing day to day activity.
5. Hair loss - Hair loss and brittle hair are also most common symptoms of autoimmune diseases. You may also experience white patches on your skin and numbness and tingling sensations in the hands or feet.
Autoimmune diseases are serious but lifestyle changes, healthy diet, regular exercise, proper rest are some ways that can help lessen and manage your symptoms. Consult with best doctor through
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