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8 Myths & Facts About Autoimmune Disease

"If you can't trust me, we can't work together," a doctor told a young woman who later became my patient. This woman lived in a tiny town in rural...

Amy Myers, M.D.
January 15 2015

Pizza Hut Adds Gluten-Free Pizza To Its Menu

To all the gluten-free, pizza-loving people: You can now take shelter under a pretty famous red roof.

Emi Boscamp
January 13 2015

You're Never Too Young To Start Thinking About Brain Health. Here's Why

Alzheimer's disease, a disease for which there is no cure or particularly meaningful treatment, can begin in the brain decades — not weeks or even...

Max Lugavere
January 13 2015

A 30-Day Detox To Fight Aging & Reduce Inflammation

What would you pay to take 10 years off your body and face, and to feel like you did 10 years ago? If you're like most people — especially women —...

9 Steps To An All-Natural Immune System Makeover

There's a good chance you either don't know or don't care what an immunologist does. That's totally understandable, because "medical immunology" is...

Amy Shah, M.D.
December 17 2014

Why Your Gluten-Free Diet Might Be Sabotaging Your Health

Going gluten-free can transform lives — I've seen it in my practice. After years of suffering from fatigue, digestive complaints and immune troubles,...

Desiree Nielsen
December 15 2014

An Intuitive Approach To Going Gluten-Free

As a self-nourishment counselor, I spend my days helping clients figure out how to eat healthier. One of the questions that often comes up is about...

Jeanette Bronée
November 24 2014

There's No "One-Size-Fits-All Diet," So What's A Body To Do?

For almost three years, I reviewed literature on nutrition. Is whole grain the staff of life or can it damage the brain or the gut? Is wheat a...

Joan Borysenko
November 23 2014

How I Learned To Thrive With Celiac Disease

Holistic and natural living has become my way of life. At age 20, I was diagnosed with celiac disease, a discovery that not only became a tremendous...

Anna Hanks
November 14 2014

So, Should You Eat Gluten Or Not?

The gluten debate continues, often with more venom than opposition parties at election time. Why does this molecule ignite so much antagonism? After...

Dana James
November 12 2014

THIS Is Why You're Not Losing Weight

"I got on the scales, and … nothing," a frustrated client will occasionally tell me. When you fully commit to something, you expect consistent...

JJ Virgin
October 10 2014

Why You Should Join The Grain-Free Movement

By my calculations, MindBodyGreen readers are members of the species Homo sapiens. There are very few squirrels, goats, or freshwater trout viewing...

Dr. William Davis
October 9 2014

Sugar, Gluten, Paleo, Vegan: 3 Doctors Debate The Best Way To Eat

Things can get testy when three accomplished physicians (Frank Lipman, Mark Hyman, and Joel Kahn) duke it out over the right way to eat for optimal...

September 30 2014

Why Western Medicine Gets Autoimmune Diseases All Wrong

Functional medicine physician Dr. Amy Myers speaks at MindBodyGreen's wellness summit about how Western medicine has taught us to treat symptoms...

September 28 2014

8 "Healthy" Habits That Are Actually Harming You

With all of the information that comes at us every day, it is hard to know what exactly is and is not a healthy habit. We read one thing, and the next...

Nykki Hardin
September 19 2014

Finally, A Gadget That Tests Food For Gluten!

Wouldn't it be great if you could know that your meal contained gluten before you got that painful stomachache?

September 16 2014

Is Gluten REALLY The Culprit?

Unless you live under a rock, you've probably heard about gluten (a protein found in wheat, barley and rye) and the health benefits of removing it...

Aicacia Young
September 12 2014

10 "Healthy" Foods That Can Actually Hurt Your Health

When patients first visit my office, I always make it my business to find out not only about their health histories and lifestyle habits, but also...

Frank Lipman, M.D.
September 1 2014

8 Foods That Aren't As Healthy As You Think

The food industry is a juggernaut trillion-dollar industry that spends $4.6 billion on marketing in the United States. There has been a relative...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
August 22 2014

Could A Gluten-Free Diet Be Doing You More Harm Than Good?

The term "gluten-free" may lead some consumers to think they're getting an overall healthier option, according to new research conducted by nutrition...

August 4 2014