Struggling with an underaddressed and invisible illness like many autoimmune conditions can be incredibly isolating and lonely. The support of a community, thus, makes working through an autoimmune diagnosis much more feasible. Thyroid Refresh provides an interactive game and community to thyroid patients that allows members the resources and encouragement to thrive.
Oil pulling, though it does sound like it, is not a method of fossil fuel extraction. Oil pulling is in fact an ancient practice used to clarify the mouth. Dr. Ginger's artfully and innovatively combines this purifying method into daily oral hygiene products, making oil pulling an easy practice to integrate into your dental care routine. Here's what DrBonnie360 has to say on their products.
Autoimmune diseases are invisible: they often don't present externally and seemingly slip through the grasp of doctors' diagnoses. These are glimpses of the stories and voices of autoimmune patients from our Stanford MedicineX Workshop Survey that highlight the long and arduous struggles many autoimmune patients face with diagnosis.
Do you have pain in your neck, shoulders or back? Forward Head Posture could be to blame. Read here to for everyday tips and exercises that can help you change unhealthy posture habits and lead you to a future with less pain!
Do you drive, use a mobile phone or laptop? If so, then your head and neck are probably suffering. Click here to learn causes and symptoms of forward head posture, the most common form of head/neck imbalance.
How many hours of sleep do you get? If it’s less than 7 hours, your health could be at risk. Click here to discover natural ways to improve the quantity and quality of your sleep so that you can thrive in your daily life.
Want to prevent Alzheimer’s, Cardiovascular diseases, and several autoimmune diseases? The solution may lie in your mouth. Let’s take a look at how tending to your oral well-being could be life saving.
You’ve heard of the gut microbiome, but what about the oral microbiome? What goes on in your oral cavity has effects on your entire body. The mouth-body connection is little known, but critical to your overall health and well-being.
Nothing’s worse than bad breath. What if you could swish your mouth with a delicious tasting mouthrinse that’s not only all natural, but also health promoting? Spoiler: you can! Check out Elementa Mouthrinse to upgrade your oral hygiene regimen with a mouthwash that uses unique agents to bring your mouth to a healthy pH, backed by the latest science.
A myriad of microscopic organisms, bacteria, and fungi reside in our mouths--but recent findings in the emerging field of the oral microbiome show that they are actually helping rather than harming us! In fact, an imbalance in our oral microbiomes can cause many dental diseases. This makes it important for us to be able to track and maintain the microbial flora and fauna living withing our mouths. Here DrBonnie360 provides a reflection on her experience using CosmosID to sequence her oral microbiome.