AARDAAmerican Autoimmune Related Diseases Association
AARDAArmy Air Reconnaissance for Damage Assessment
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In addition, AARDA states that autoimmune disease is one of the top 10 leading causes of death in female children and women in all age groups up to 64 years of age.
According to AARDA, such research will lead to an understanding of how to modulate immune system activity, and may ultimately benefit not only patients with autoimmune diseases, but also transplant recipients and patients with cancer, AIDS and infectious diseases.
It's not unusual for truly sick patients to be dismissed by medical professionals as lazy or neurotic, says Finger, now chairman of the AARDA board of directors.