Paleo Diet and Celiac Disease

Paleo Diet and Celiac Disease

What is Celiac Disease? Celiac disease is a condition in that gut that causes weight loss, anemia, and gut inflammation. The etiology is an immune response from gluten (a protein found in wheat and some other grains). Although the exact trigger of Celiac disease is...
Fibromyalgia and the Paleo/AIP Diet

Fibromyalgia and the Paleo/AIP Diet

What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a very common autoimmune condition, affecting nearly 5.8 million Americans. Sadly it can be a very frustrating and debilitating condition. Often difficult for outsiders to understand the pain people with fibromyalgia may...
Paleo Diet and Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

Paleo Diet and Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

What is Hashimoto’s? Hashimoto’s thyroid is an autoimmune condition where the body mistakes the thyroid as a foreign invader, and the thyroid is attacked. Thyroid disease is quite prevalent in the US. Many people suffer from hypothyroidism (under-active thyroid). In...
Graves Disease and the Paleo Diet

Graves Disease and the Paleo Diet

What is Graves’ Disease? Graves’ disease is an autoimmune condition that is associated with the overproduction of thyroid hormone (hyperthyroidism). Autoimmune conditions develop when your immune system causes disease by attacking healthy tissues. Graves’...
Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Effects of Diet

Rheumatoid Arthritis and the Effects of Diet

What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease characterized by chronic inflammation. Inflammation from this condition primarily affects the small joints of the hands and feet. Rheumatoid arthritis attacks the lining of the joints,...