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The Best Way To Reduce IBS Symptoms Is By Changing Your Diet. Here's How

Changing your diet and adopting mind-body practices can help.

Joseph Hooper
January 26 2019

5 Things That Happened When I Started Taking Ashwagandha Every Day

Can this ayurvedic herb really banish brain fog and increase energy?

Shannon Dyson
May 14 2017

What Living With Lyme Disease Taught Me About Hope

"Mom, are you ever going to get better?" I was filled with anxiety and sadness. The truth was, I didn't know if I would ever get better. But I didn't...

Meegan Sciretto
April 13 2017

How To Prevent, Treat & Heal Chronic Lyme

Ally Hilfiger, Lyme disease educator and survivor, Holly Ahern, a microbiologist and mother to a Lyme Disease survivor, and Heather Hearst, founder of...

mindbodygreen
September 20 2016

Biting Back: How I Stopped Seeing Myself As A Victim Of Lyme Disease + Became A Warrior

Ally Hilfiger's natural health Lyme Disease regimen set her on a path to wellness, and she has become a warrior in the fight to bring Lyme global...

mindbodygreen
September 17 2016

The Way Yoga Helped Me Cope With My Autoimmune Disease

How one yogi let vulnerability prevail during a health catastrophe.

Stephanie MoDavis
May 14 2016

What You Need To Know About Lyme Disease + A Natural Approach To Healing

You've probably been hearing a lot about Lyme lately — after all, the rate of infections has surged in recent years. Here's what you should know about...

Unexplained Health Problems? It Could Be Autoimmune Reactivity

I find there are countless people who aren't sick enough to be labeled with an autoimmune disease but are still damaged by the effects of autoimmune...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
February 22 2016

What I Wish Everyone Knew About The Thyroid: A Functional MD Explains

This little butterfly-shaped gland located in your neck affects everything. Here’s what you should know about the thyroid and your overall well-being.

Raphael Kellman, M.D.
February 2 2016

Why I Don’t Recommend An Annual Physical

If you pay a visit to your primary care physician every year, you know what annual exams are like: you take time off work, wait in an office for an...

Amy Shah, M.D.
January 15 2016

I Was 26 And Healthy. Here's How A Routine Dentist Visit Saved My Life

In the spring of 2014, I was 26 years old, working toward my bachelor’s degree in human resource management, working full time, and engaged to be...

Brooke Vitense
December 5 2015

7 Radical Life Changes I Made When I Was Given A Cancer Death Sentence

No, I wasn’t on death row — but it sure felt like it when I was sentenced with Stage 4 lung cancer back in February 2012.

Susan Warmerdam
November 22 2015

Why Stress From Your Childhood Is Hurting Your Health Today + How To Heal

We’ve long known that suffering physical or sexual abuse in childhood negatively affects mental health for life. But recently, researchers have...

Donna Jackson Nakazawa
August 29 2015

10 Signs You Might Have A Thyroid Problem

Almost all of us struggle with a little fatigue now and then, a few weight fluctuations, or the occasional blue mood. After all, we’re busy, it’s hard...

Aviva Romm, M.D.
July 20 2015

What It's Really Like To Have Candida

Dealing with candida has become its own funny, uncomfortable little exercise in mindfulness

Charlotte Lieberman
May 21 2015