Chronic Health Conditions

Dealing with a chronic health condition is a marathon effort that can often be taxing on multiple fronts—issues stemming from the disease itself, as well as the stress and mental fatigue that can come from constantly coping with a life-altering illness. Finding an accurate diagnosis, navigating health care systems, acquiring the needed resources for treatment, and managing unreachable expectations from others can seem like never-ending struggles that few understand. Thankfully, many options exist for coming to terms with the nature of the condition and finding relief from it, handling the ins and outs of living with it, and sometimes thriving in the face of its difficulties. We’ve started gathering valuable information on this topic, but haven’t yet curated the findings.

Is Sugar Killing Us?

Experts warn that it may have an outsize role in causing obesity and diabetes—thus increasing the risk of chronic illnesses such as heart disease.

Some of My Best Friends Are Germs

One of the keys to good health may turn out to involve managing our internal fermentation.

Got Gut Issues? The Low FODMAP Diet May Help

For many years, people with functional gastrointestinal issues, issues like irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), faced limited options for managing their symptoms.

America’s Dietary Guidelines Need a Brazilian

Rather than focusing on 'less of this' and 'more of that,' consider the big picture.

This Ugly Diet and Weight-Related Complication Is Crippling Care and Progress

Blame and shame will not lead to sustainable weight loss.

6 Science-Based Health Benefits of Eating Vegan

Vegan diets are known to help people lose weight. However, they also offer an array of additional health benefits.


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