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22100 Gratiot Ave.
Eastpointe, MI 48021
American Autoimmune & Related Diseases (AARDA) is a national, non-profit, voluntary health agency dedicated to bringing a national focus to autoimmunity, a major cause of serious chronic diseases. The association was founded for the purposes of supporting research to find a cure for autoimmune diseases and providing services to affected individuals. Its goals include increasing the public's awareness that autoimmunity is the cause of more than 100 serious chronic diseases; bringing national focus and collaborative effort among state and national voluntary health groups that represent autoimmune diseases; and serving as a national advocate for individuals and families affected by the physical, emotional, and financial effects of autoimmune disease. American Autoimmune & Related Diseases produces educational and support materials including fact sheets, brochures, pamphlets, and a newsletter entitled "In Focus."
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