Addressing Autoimmunity

While autoimmune disease may not be completely curable, removing the triggers can often lead to a significant reduction in symptoms. Autoimmunity is a condition where the body attacks itself. Some conditions that are autoimmune in nature are rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, and multiple sclerosis. I’ve put together some guidelines to address certain triggers in our diets … Read moreAddressing Autoimmunity

Acupuncture Treats the Whole Body

Acupuncture isn’t always directed toward a particular disease or condition. It works by activating the body’s self-healing ability, which I explained briefly in a previous blog (https://www.gloyeskeacupuncturepointe.com/acupuncture-for-pain/). This is why acupuncture can address everything from irritable bowel syndrome to back pain to the side effects of chemotherapy. It’s a very broad medicine. When you get … Read moreAcupuncture Treats the Whole Body

All About Gluten

Hippocrates: “All disease begins in the gut.” Gluten is a controversial topic these days. To cut to the chase, gluten can affect nearly every tissue in the body, including the brain, skin, endocrine system, stomach, liver, blood vessels, smooth muscles, and even the nuclei of cells. What is it? It’s one of several proteins that … Read moreAll About Gluten