Immune Disorders Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

Too Much Vitamin A May Hurt ...

Too much vitamin A may result in negative health consequences when it comes to the body's immunity, a report has shown.

Pregnancy Outcomes With Controlled Lupus

When systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is under control, women who conceive usually have healthy pregnancies and infants.

Organ Transplants and Alzheimer's Disease Risk

A treatment taken by organ transplant patients to prevent organ rejection may help protect against Alzheimer's disease.

Shiitake Mushrooms and Improved Human Immunity

Regular consumption of Lentinula edodes (shiitake) mushrooms is associated with improved human immunity.

Gene Therapy for Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome

Gene therapy may benefit children and teens with Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome, a rare immunodeficiency caused by mutations in the WAS gene.

Progression Risk With Pediatric Discoid Lupus

Pediatric discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) carries a significant risk of progression to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), according to a new review.

Autoimmune Diseases Up in WTC Workers

orkers with prolonged exposure at the World Trade Center (WTC) site following 9/11 are at increased risk of developing systemic autoimmune diseases, according to a new study.

Which Opioids Cause Immunosuppression?

A new study sought to systematically measure the impact of 8 opioids on neutrophil and monocyte phagocytosis and oxidative burst responses, NK cell cytotoxicity, and T cell responsiveness in vitro.

Featured courses from mycme

Congress of Clinical RheumatologyExternal web site

A comprehensive program with an international perspective designed for clinical rheumatologists to emphasize pertinent, emerging ...

CME 23.00 Credits

Presented by Brigham and Women's Hospital and OakstoneExternal web site

Prepares attendees for the ABIM Subspecialty Board Examination in Critical Care (Certification/Re-Certification). Conveys state-of-the-art information ...

CME 27.00 Credits

Sign Up for Free e-newsletters