An autoimmune disease is a condition where the body’s immune system becomes weakened and the regular defense mechanism is compromised. This causes the immune system to attack healthy cells. Medical experts regard it as fighting against one’s self. Depending on the kind and causative agents, an autoimmune disease can affect any body tissue or organ. This often causes damage, dysfunction, and altered growth of organs.
Daily Archive: July 6, 2018
A concussion is a minor form of brain injury caused by a severe blow to the head, accident, a fall, or any other condition that shakes the brain. When this happens, there may be outward damage to the head or face, but the damage to the brain will need a diagnosis. In most cases, symptoms of a concussion may take longer to show after the incident.