Help make a difference in the lives of those with autoimmune disease.
Autoimmune diseases occur when the immune system attacks the body’s own healthy cells. There are over 80 known autoimmune diseases and counting, affecting more than 14 million Americans.
Find national and international organizations focused on specific autoimmune diseases, from alopecia areata to vitiligo.
Information, health-related articles, and resources to help you navigate living well with autoimmune disease.
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Managing Mental Health with Autoimmune Disease
Living with chronic illness takes a toll emotionally and socially. How can we take care of our mental health?
Browse our resource lists and information via the links below.
Find Medical Institutions Focused on Your Autoimmune Disease
An extensive list of centers, clinics, and hospitals across the United States that specialize in diagnosing and treating various autoimmune diseases.
We support autoimmune disease education and research by funding grants for scientific investigations, holding live talks with experts, and partnering with the Celiac Disease Program to create educational resources.
Comprehensive Educational Resources for Those Living with Celiac Disease
Our celiac-focused resources are a product of GAI’s partnership with the Celiac Disease Program at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C. Visit our Celiac Education page to find information on Gluten Free Education Day, expert celiac talks, podcasts, a gluten-free diet app, and cooking and nutrition videos.
Join Us for Our Next Autoimmune Support Group, July 31st, 10-11:30am PT
Our aim is to help each other live well and feel heard, while not letting disease define us. We encourage members to come as they are, with an open mind and the willingness to nurture a positive atmosphere.
The Global Autoimmune Institute is empowering solutions in the diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune disease (AD) through research, education, and community, while supporting multidisciplinary approaches to wellness.
GAI Featured in Nature Outlook, July Issue
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Our aim is to serve as a hub for practical and reliable information on autoimmune disease to help those affected in their daily lives, as well as their friends, family, and caregivers. Explore the autoimmune resources below, including our growing lists of autoimmune disease organizations, books, blogs, podcasts, and more on autoimmune disease. For an in-depth list of medical institutions, clinics, and programs specializing in autoimmune disease, head to the Medical Institutions page.
Browse our extensive list of autoimmune diseases.
Learn more about the common autoimmune disease symptoms.
An overview of COVID-19 news as it relates to autoimmune disease.
Explore our growing list of national and international organizations.
Find institutions that specialize in various autoimmune diseases.
A list of books we love and essential reading for better understanding autoimmune disease.
Disclaimer: The above lists contain recommendations only. The Global Autoimmune Institute cannot vouch for the accuracy of information on linked websites.