DrBonnie360’s life experiences are far from mundane: she began her career as a dentist, then became a Wall Street analyst and consultant after a hand injury prevented her from continuing on with dentistry, and finally started Your Autoimmunity Connection when faced with the lack of resources available to herself and her family members as autoimmune patients. This winding trajectory in conjunction with her diagnoses has given her ample insight into how to manage autoimmune and chronic conditions with the curveballs life throws your way. Here DrBonnie360 introduces her eBook to help chronic illness patients like herself prosper and thrive.
In honor of National Autoimmune Awareness Month, we started a series of information and resources posts on autoimmune and autoinflammatory conditions, in hopes of raising awareness and connecting patients and others with useful information.
Written by: Bonnie Feldman, DDS, MBA, Becca Malizia, BS, Ellen M. Martin Did you know that it takes about 17 years for new scientific discoveries to be translated into mainstream conventional medicine (1)? While this doesn’t seem like a huge amount of time considering everything that goes into the process
Symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, and resources for patients and others about Ankylosing Spondylitis and other Spondylitis disorders.
Autoimmune disease is an umbrella term for the numerous diseases that affect the immune system. The overlap of symptoms makes them difficult to diagnose and understand. Continue reading to help bring the invisible epidemic of autoimmune disease into the limelight.
Food not only keeps us alive, but it can be used to help us thrive! Diet plays a significant role in the world of autoimmunity. Learn everything you need to know about the interplay between food, genes, microbiomes, and more to achieve optimal health through food therapy.
Birthdays and holiday season present a uniquely perplexing dilemma: what presents should you gift your loved ones? The perfect present combines need, utility, and aesthetics in one–an especially difficult combination to find on the market when looking for gifts for loved ones with autoimmune and chronic illnesses. To ease your search, here are 13 ideas for unique autoimmune and chronic ilness gifts to get you started.
The holiday season is nearly synonymous with the rich, decadent aromas of luxurious dishes such as mulled cider, spiced ham, and freshly baked cookies. However, irritating ingredients such as gluten and dairy serve as an effective roadblock that prevents autoimmune patients with specific diets from enjoying these scrumptious holiday treats. To help you circumvent such an issue, here are some tasty holiday recipes that cater to autoimmune diets.
Turmeric has seen a recent rise in popularity in popular health and nutrition culture–and for good reason! This powerful plant root has numerous health benefits, only one of which is strong anti-inflammatory properties. Here are some of our favorite turmeric recipes to help reduce inflammation naturally.