autoimmune diseases

posted on July 1, 2008 - 9:29am
Ask any 10 people what they’d save if their houses were burning down, and at least nine will answer “my photographs.” The ability to capture moments like lightning bugs in a jar, to be pulled out and examined at leisure, is more than just a pastime. Photos anchor us in history, reminding us of the foundations upon which we’ve built our lives and values.

Knowing if you're on the right course with corticosteroids

posted on May 1, 2007 - 1:59pm
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 3
"Since being on prednisone, I’ve been up and down with my weight and up and down with the milligram dosage,” says Carlie Brinker. “I’m 19, and I’ve been on prednisone for 11 years.”

Array of treatments means myasthenia gravis usually isn't so grave

posted on May 1, 2003 - 9:47am
Charles Ranly, who's had MG for eight years, oversees the plantings at his Texas country club. Photo by Charlie Bublik