Medicine
Vita Jeraj

HYPOTHYROIDISM – General presentation

Hypothyroidism (hypo = insufficient) is a condition in which the thyroid gland does not produce enough hormones. When this occurs, the balance of chemical reactions in the body can be disturbed. In the early stages, it does not cause noticeable symptoms, eventually, however…

Medicine
Juliet Rose

14 MOST COMMON AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES

There are more than 80 different autoimmune diseases. Each is a story in itself in terms of diagnosis and treatment. Every disease has its own symptoms…

Medicine
Maja Kajtazović

WHAT IS AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE?

An autoimmune disease is a condition in which your immune system mistakenly attacks your body. As many as 3-5% of the world’s population…

Medicine
Juliet Rose

RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS – How to proceed?

• Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, systemic autoimmune disease that most commonly affects joints, but can also affect internal organs. Although it is an inflammation of several…

Medicine
Sanja Rubinić

HASHIMOTO’S THYROIDITIS – Thyroid dysfunction

With hypothyroidism, the body’s metabolism slows down, consequently the heart beats slower, digestion is slow, patients are colds, the skin is cold and dry, hair and nail problems occur…

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Medicine
Sanja Rubinić

CELIAC DISEASE – General presentation

What I miss the most of the »normal food« is perhaps a regular cheese bun or the opportunity to order food out in a restaurant like my classmates sometimes do…