A Diagnosis of Crohn’s Doesn’t Have To Be a Life Sentence

When I received my diagnosis of Crohn’s Disease in my 20’s, I wasn’t a stranger to it. My dad had been diagnosed when I was in 7th grade.  I’d watched my dad go through surgery to remove the diseased part of his gut, only to have new areas within a few months. I saw him […]

AutoImmune Disease and Brain Fog: Steps to Clear your Mind

For some people dealing with an autoimmune condition, brain fog is not much more than a frustrating nuisance. For others, like those suffering with Autoimmune Encephalitis, Lupus or Multiple Sclerosis, it can be debilitating.  No matter the degree, it impairs quality of life, and makes it difficult to deal with your other symptoms. And, because […]

5 Ways to Manage Autoimmune Pain

Headaches and Pain

As you know, diagnosing and treating autoimmune dis-eases can be tricky. While certain medical treatments and interventions can provide relief, there are daily things that you can do to help your body.  Whether you’ve received a diagnosis or not, you already understand the pain that goes with your condition: burning or tender muscles, tightness, feeling […]