Related formsau·to·im·mu·ni·ty, noun
Examples from the Web for autoimmune
This autoimmune disorder, which affects about seven in 10,000 people, causes numbness and pain in the limbs and imbalance walking.
The Andrews family had already lost a daughter to an autoimmune disease in 1999.The Army Lied About the Hero Who Died Looking for Bowe Bergdahl|Michael Daly|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The thing is that autoimmune diseases—like diabetes, inflammatory bowel disease, and rheumatoid arthritis—are on the rise.New Research Shows Poorly Understood “Leaky Gut Syndrome” Is Real, May Be the Cause of Several Diseases|Daniela Drake|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nightshades have been associated with arthritis, fibromyalgia, autoimmune conditions and headaches.
That means women who are pregnant or breastfeeding and anyone with an autoimmune disease should probably avoid these cleanses.