Hi Everyone, I have been strict paleo for 3 months now, I have an autoimmune disease (Hashimotto's) and in Chris Kressers' book it said to avoid eggs and nightshades. Now, my question is: How would the eggs affect my Hashimotto's? I mean,... (more)
I have an autoimmune condition, that manifests itself as psoriasis and rheumatism. My back doesn't hurt anymore (it used to be so bad that I would wake up in the middle of the night in pain), but every once in a while I will still feel some... (more)
Dear all, I am thinking about starting autoimmune protocol, but I am afraid I won't be able to be 100% compliant with it. It would be of huge help if you could rate each of the following "gray area" foods on 10 scale, 1 being ok and 10 extremely... (more)
I am thinking about to start paleo diet. Beside other reasons, one of the reason is also that I have low cholesterol (both good and bad). Paleo diet looks great for me because I also should raise saturate fats intake. In past I was avoiding animal... (more)
I have these really bad rashes on my arms, could eggs be a contributor? Would it make sense if eggs were contributing to increased intestinal permeability and resulting in an autoimmune response in my skin?
Here's a link to give you an idea of what's included in the test panel: http://www.truehealthlabs.com/systemic-autoimmune-reactivity-screen-cyrex-labs-array-5/ So, any thoughts or experiences that anyone would like to share regarding this test... (more)
So this interview by Sean Croxton of Dr Thomas O'Bryan was very interesting and I would love to believe everything he says. So I'm looking for research that backs up these claims: Autoimmunity needs this trilogy to develop: Genetic... (more)
Background: I've had acne since I was a teen due to inflammation. For as long as I can remember I've had easily irritated skin, keratosis pilaris and slow healing wounds than often turn into scars. Since going autoimmune Paleo as per Robb Wolf my... (more)
I have been on Paleo for almost 4 weeks.Im female and about 40lbs overweight and 40yrs old. My bloating is diminished and at first i was so tired but then noticed better energy. I have Fibro and CFS and the fibro is a bit better not eating grains... (more)
So a close relative has been diagnosed with scleroderma after years of symptoms having symptoms of a leaky gut, Raynaud's and other markers. Now, her fingers get all puffy from the cells producing too much collagen and this may affect organs along... (more)
Thank for the suggestion re recoriding reactions in a diary, I will definitely pass it on. At the moment things are quite ad hoc in the 'adjustment phase' as we come to terms with teh condition... Thanks.
This question is related to another degenerative disc thread - I didn't want to hijack Cory's post with my own story. My younger brother is 30 years old. He went into the military at 18 and, over the next 6 years, was deployed three times to... (more)
I experienced hands going numb about 2 years ago, shortly after being diagnosed with T2 Diabetes. I saw a neurologist for that, who felt that it's related to lifting weights without gloves or prior near carpal tunnel symptoms (not diagnosed with... (more)