Tag Archives: Multiple Sclerosis

The top five ways our students treat chronic pain

One of the most common symptoms of autoimmune disease is chronic pain. I have extensive experience with this topic because I have worked with hundreds of students who suffer with chronic disease and the horrible pain associated with it. When students first find me they are often suffering with: • headaches and/or migraines • joint […]

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The mindset of a Wellness Champion

MS and chronic disease in general beats us up emotionally, affects our self-esteem, self-confidence, and robs us of our hopes and dreams. Through the Live Disease Academy I have interviewed hundreds of students who are at their lowest point – it breaks my heart to hear how much people are suffering. I believe we must […]

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How to curb food addictions

If you crave dessert after meals, use food as a reward for accomplishing something, binge on foods that you know aren’t good for you or need a treat at night before bed or while watching your favourite show, this blog is for you! Overcoming food addictions can be extremely hard. We want to make healthy […]

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How to prevent Lyme disease

It’s that time of year again, when ticks are out and Lyme disease is front and centre. Lyme disease is spread through biting insects – virtually all biting insects, including ticks, mosquitoes, fleas, horse flies, spiders and mites carry the bacteria associated with Lyme. Shockingly, researchers have found that up to 80% of mosquitoes can […]

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Biofilms – What they are and how they can keep us sick

Image credit: Phys.org Have you ever thought you had successfully treated an infection but it kept coming back? Or wondered why you’ve had a chronic infection for years and are still not able to treat it successfully? With acute infections like fever, swelling, or redness, bacteria live as single cells and are usually easily treated. […]

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