Category: Auto Immune

“Your 12-year-old daughter has an autoimmune condition.”

“I am not what happens to me. I am what I choose to become.” March 23, 2017 I was in Goa for a work conference when I got a call from my husband. My 12 year old daughter …

After years with lupus nephritis, my reports improved in just 2 months

“My life suddenly changed when I was diagnosed with lupus nephritis in 2008, when I was just 10 years old. After that life was not easy & carefree like it used to be. In 2014 my kidneys got …

“I had successfully reversed a disease in six weeks that doctors deem lifelong.”

Danielle Volker, a working professional from Cape Town, South Africa, emailed me with an early rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis, which is rare. Most people come to me when they have exhausted all options and the pain has seeped into their …

One year later, my MS is still running away from me!

Vimi Gupta came to me a 14 months ago. She had had Multiple Sclerosis for the past 13 years and was on oral medications as well as injections. These were the only methods medical science have for MS, and these …

Treat cow milk allergy with probiotics

And now, if you’re allergic or intolerant to cow’s milk, the good bacteria can help you. The gut bacteria of infants who developed tolerance to cow’s milk after treatment with probiotic formula showed significant differences from those who remained …

Vitamin E to the rescue of polluted cities

This one is for all those crying about high pollution levels in Delhi. A new study from King’s College London and the University of Nottingham has found an association between the amount of vitamin E in the body, …

Now, triglycerides and good cholesterol linked to gut bacteria too!

Everything is linked to gut bacteria! We have read about studies proving the link of auto immune conditions and anorexia to gut bacteria. Now as per American Heart Association, a link has been discovered between bacteria in the …

“The doctors couldn’t diagnose it, and it was horrible to see my mom cry out in pain”

My mother had been diabetic for many years. Then suddenly, at the age of 69, she developed severe pain in her hands, knees, back and upper arm. The doctors kept her in the hospital overnight, gave her some heavy medication. …

Have pain? Cross your fingers to relieve it!

What was once used to absolve you of lying, has now been proven by scientists to relieve pain. Crossing your fingers can change what you feel on a single finger, finds a new University College London research. The research, published …

Stop prostate cancer progression with Vitamin D

This sunshine vitamin is getting more and more prominence. An extremely important vitamin for immunity, vitamin D deficiency has earlier been associated with heart disease, auto immune conditions and fatigue. Now, it’s role in stopping the progression of …

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