Autoimmune diseases are on the rise. It is estimated that four million people in the UK live with an autoimmune condition, including type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis (MS) and rheumatoid arthritis, and these numbers are escalating. Autoimmune disease is when your immune system starts to attack and damage your own tissue and organs. For example, …
The immune system has a variety of nutrient requirements, so eating a varied whole food diet, including an assortment of different coloured vegetables and fruit, healthy fats, and good quality protein, is key to it running smoothly. However, there are specific nutrients that studies have shown play an essential role in enhancing immunity, including beta-glucans, …
Blood sugar imbalance is at the heart of many health problems, including obesity, cardiovascular issues, autoimmune disease and diabetes, to name a few. Symptoms of blood sugar issues include fatigue, brain fog, anxiety and difficulty losing weight. By taking steps to improve blood sugar regulation, you can make strides in your health and wellbeing. Diet …
Sweet treats seem harmless enough, don’t they? It’s just sugar at the end of the day, and we have been eating it for centuries. I used to eat sweets all the time when I was young, and oh yes, I ended up with chronic fatigue syndrome! The truth is no one wants to become a …
Finding the right foods to eat when you have an autoimmune disease such as rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis or alopecia areata can be challenging. When you have a flare, it is even worse! Whether you suffer from bloating, itchy skin, fatigue, or migraines, it is hard to pinpoint what foods or lifestyle events trigger the …
Getting diagnosed with an autoimmune disease may leave you feeling confused, disheartened and frustrated. Depending on your condition, there might not be many therapies available for you, or the available ones, help only to appease symptoms.
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