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Autoimmune Diseases in the Era of COVID-19: What You Need to Know

By |2020-06-22T18:24:17-04:00May 20th, 2020|Categories: Health A-Z|Tags: , , |

By Mutahir Abidi, MD Millions of Americans take medications to suppress their immune system to treat an autoimmune disease, like rheumatoid arthritis (RA) or lupus. Out of fear of contracting the COVID-19 virus, these patients may be tempted to stop taking these medications to boost their immunity. However, this [...]