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What Causes Allergies to Develop?

An allergy is an extreme immune system response to a substance that doesn’t cause a reaction in most people. Allergies can be triggered by pollen, bee stings, food, pet dander or some medications, and exposure can occur through the air, through ingestion, or through topical skin exposure. But what causes allergies to develop and how […]

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What is Toxicant-Induced Loss of Tolerance (TILT)?

Do you suffer from unexplained headaches, nausea, muscle pain, fatigue, or brain fog? Do odors such as fragrances, cleaning products, or vehicle exhaust make you feel ill? Then you may be suffering from toxicant-induced loss of tolerance (TILT).  What is Toxicant-Induced Loss of Tolerance? Toxicant-induced loss of tolerance is a two-part disease process that is […]

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Does Pain Make You Tired?

If you have ever suffered from chronic pain, you may have wondered, “Does pain make you tired?” Fatigue is one of the most common complaints among chronic pain sufferers. That is because chronic pain and fatigue often occur together, and their connection can be a vicious cycle. Many people believe that the term “chronic” refers […]

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Exercise and Autoimmune Disease: A Balancing Act

Although autoimmune disease symptoms can vary depending on the tissue the immune system is attacking, most people with autoimmunity struggle with bouts of fatigue, energy “crashes,” brain fog, inflammation, and pain. These symptoms can throw a frustrating wrench in your exercise habit. Or if these reoccurring symptoms have prevented you from starting an exercise routine, […]

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Streaming Documentaries About Chronic Illness

One of the hardest things about dealing with a chronic health or autoimmune disorder is how isolating it can be. Because it’s an “invisible” illness, you look healthy and normal to people when, in fact, you may have periods where you suffer profoundly from the symptoms of your illness along with fatigue, brain fog, and […]

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This Antibiotic is Rupturing People’s Tendons

Most of us have taken antibiotics to treat infections, whether for a nasty bug, a bad scrape, or after surgery. We tend to trust doctors’ recommendation, however, new data about the alarming side effects of a class of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones makes it clear they should only be used as a last resort. Fluoroquinolones are […]

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