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Retinitis Pigmentosa

Naturopathic Causes and Treatment of Autoimmune Disease

retinitis pigmentosa

Retinitis pigmentosa is an autoimmine autoimmune retinopathy (AIR). AIR is like other autoimmune diseases in which the immune system goes awry and begins to attack healthy tissue. Patients are often treated with various combinations of immunosuppression medications to counteract the unwanted autoantibodies from the immune system. Though, from a western medical perspective, the causes remain unclear, from a naturopathic perspective, the causes of the rise in autoimmune disease are all too clear.  Please read also Natopathic Causes and Treatement of Retinitis Pigmentosa.

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Naturopathic Causes and Treatment of Retinitis Pigmentosa

retinitisRetinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a group of genetic eye conditions. In the progression of symptoms for RP, night blindness generally precedes tunnel vision by years or even decades. Many people with RP do not become legally blind until their 40s or 50s and retain some sight all their life. Others go completely blind from RP, in some cases as early as childhood. Progression of RP is different in each case. From a naturopathic perspective there is a plethora of dietary, lifestyle, supplement and herbal medicine advice that will address the causes of retinitis pigmentosa, alleviate the symptoms and slow the progression of the disease. Please see also Carahealth Eye Health

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