Monthly Archives: April 2012

Treating Autoimmune disease with Naturopathic Medicine (part 3)

An essential part of treating autoimmune disease involves eliminating foods that one is sensitive to and/or cutting out the foods that commonly initiate immunological reactions. I use IgG antibody testing and/or IgE antibody testing to determine foods that one is … Continue reading

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Treating Autoimmune disease using Naturopathic Medicine (part 2)

With autoimmune disease, there is often an underlying trauma (physical, emotional) as previously mentioned. There is also commonly a breach of the mucosal integrity resulting in dysbiosis. Dysbiosis is a condition with microbial imbalances on or within the body. Your own ‘terrain’ … Continue reading

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Treating Autoimmune Disease with Naturopathic Medicine (part one)

Canadians have one of the highest rates of autoimmune disease prevalence in the world. Normally the immune system does not attack the self. In autoimmune disease, the immune system loses its ability to distinguish self  vs. non-self molecules and attacks … Continue reading

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