It appears my hot streak of finding amazing books and products continues with this book review on Mast Cells United: A Holistic Approach to Mast Cell Activation Syndrome by Amber Walker. Ms. Walker was kind enough to give me a copy so I could review it for my readers and let me tell you, this book is as essential to mast cell activation disorder patients as Jeannie Di Bon's Hypermobility Without Tears is to people with EDS and HSD.
Parasym Plus is exactly what I needed at that moment. I noticed a difference in my fatigue levels on day one. On day 2, my inflammation dropped dramatically. I lost 7 pounds in the first 24 hours. It makes perfect sense. Ten extra pounds showed up on the scale when I arrived home from my 1200 mile trip, so I know exactly where that weight came from; it was inflammation caused by all those triggers. It only took 24 hours for my GI swelling to decrease, making it possible for my GI tract to begin functioning almost normally within just a few days.
In this rare illness spotlight post focusing on Diffuse Ideopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), Pamela Jessen explains what it's like living with the condition, what symptoms to look for, what other conditions it's often mistaken for, and how this rare disease is diagnosed.
Discover the complexity of Irritable Bowel Syndrome, a common comorbid condition of Fibromyalgia, EDS and ME/CFS. In this article you'll learn how it's diagnosed, what it's symptoms are and the most current treatments and medications prescribed to prevent flares.
In the second part of this series, we discuss a number of natural over-the-counter supplements, minerals and vitamins that can help to significantly reduce anxiety and depression. We also discuss how these things play a role in mental health and how certain pharmaceuticals may be interfering with your mental wellness.