Recently, people have been talking about dyspraxia, the disability I live with. Newspapers like The Guardian have run features on it, celebrities like Daniel Radcliffe have talked about their experiences with the condition. There’s even a dyspraxic character in Doctor Who! But did you know dyspraxic children are five times more likely than neurotypical people […]

Treatments for Myasthenia Gravis Therapies Including Trigger Avoidance, Medications, and Surgery

Myasthenia gravis causes muscle weakness due to the immune systemattacking neurotransmitter receptors on muscle tissue. Since the muscle can’t receive the signal to contract, people with myasthenia become weak. While this neuromuscular junction disorder used to always be disabling and even fatal, now it can usually be managed with various therapies. There are five general […]

Living With Autoimmune Disease

Autoimmune diseases are disorders that are caused by abnormal functioning of the immune system. While there are many potential causes of autoimmune disorders, most research points towards a combination of genetic, environmental, and other factors1.  While there are more than 80 types of autoimmune disorders, each has its own characteristics. A defining feature of autoimmune conditions […]

18 Things People Don’t Realize You’re Doing Because of Your Borderline Personality Disorder

The very nature of borderline personality disorder (BPD) — the splitting, mood shifts and fear of abandonment — can affect how people with the disorder relate to others and the world around them. And because their behaviors can directly affect relationships, if you don’t know much about BPD, it can be hard to understand why a person is acting […]

Natural Treatments and Remedies for Acid Reflux

Try my all-natural approach to treating acid reflux problems and chronic heartburn Acid-blocking drugs are widely promoted in magazine, radio, and television advertisements as the cure for heartburn and acid reflux. But these medications only provide short-term relief and ultimately lead to additional digestive woes. Instead, I recommend these simple, cheap, and much more effective natural remedies for […]