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disease

6 Thyroid Conditions That Won't Show Up On Tests

The standard of care for people struggling with low thyroid symptoms is incomplete and inadequate

Why I Don't Let My Disease Stop My Yoga Practice

For the longest time, there were things about yoga that I thought I would never be able to do.

Katie Murray
May 24 2013

Constipation: The Ayurvedic Perspective

Ah, constipation, a lovely topic, I know. Too much information for some, but constipation is no joke. Healthy elimination is extremely important to...

Trudy Collings
May 9 2013

What My Chronic Illness Taught Me About Healing Versus Curing

The two words are used interchangeably, but they couldn't be more different.

Maria Mooney, MSW, LSW
March 8 2013

How Yoga Helped Me Make Friends With My Chronic Illness

What if we not only accepted our illness, but embraced it as if it were our friend, our ally?

Shawnee Thornton
March 8 2013

4 Ways To Maintain A Yoga Practice When You Need To Be Gentle To Yourself

You know that painful, vibrating feeling you get after you slam your funny bone into a piece of furniture? That’s how my entire body felt for days...

Jessica Labbe
February 15 2013

Thinking Of Going Gluten-Free? 7 Signs You May Be Gluten Intolerant

It's estimated that 99% of the people who have either gluten intolerance or celiac disease are never diagnosed. Could you be one of them?

Sara Lindberg, M.Ed., B.S.
January 22 2013

Hair Loss: My Battle With Alopecia

For over 36 years, I've been told there is no cure for alopecia areata.

Jodi Weisberg
January 14 2013