The Best Paleo Banana Pancakes with Fresh Strawberries

These simple banana pancakes bring me back to Saturday mornings at my parents’ house. My Dad used to make pancakes every Saturday morning. As a little kid, the aroma of batter on a hot griddle would wake me up and I’d go running downstairs to watch the pancakes bubble and brown. Even as a teenager …

Tips for 5 Autoimmune Thyroid Disease and Anxiety

The other day I was speaking to a wonderful woman who was struggling with anxiety. She had already seen some major improvements with her Hashimoto’s through the use of thyroid medications as well as eating a Paleo diet, yet she was still struggling with anxiety. I know this is a struggle for many of you, so …

What does it feel like to have thyroid disease?

“Confusing, exasperating, numbing, exhausting. It’s so incredibly hard on those that have it, as it is hard on those that love us. It’s hard to explain the feelings, the desperation, the weight gain, and the lack of intimacy, to those that have not experienced it first hand, it’s just hard.” “Sleeping in thick socks and …

5 of the Worst Chronic Illness Symptoms

People with chronic illnesses go through a lot on a daily basis. From the horrid array of physical symptoms to the dreaded psychological torture, we are warriors constantly battling an invisible war within our very own bodies. Some days the pain, both physical and psychological, is somewhat bearable and we are able to push through …

Guess What? Intelligent People Smoke More Weed

A study conducted by the British Medical Journal found that individuals with higher IQs in childhood may be more likely to use cannabis by the age of 30. Researchers tested the IQs of approximately 8,000 men and women, four times each, between the ages of 5 and 30 and concluded that the higher the IQ, …

Breakthrough in multiple sclerosis research as scientists discover possible cause of the disease

British scientists have discovered a potential cause for multiple sclerosis, in a major breakthrough that could pave the way for new treatments for the disease. Scientists have found a new cellular mechanism which may cause the autoimmune disorder. Multiple sclerosis affects around 2.5 million people around the world. Typically, people are diagnosed in their 20s and 30s, and …

Major new discovery made in finding multiple sclerosis cause

A major new discovery has been made towards finding the cause of multiple sclerosis (MS) – potentially paving the way for pioneering treatments. ( Donate Cars in MA ) The central nervous system disease affects roughly 2.5 million people worldwide, with many sufferers typically diagnosed in their 20s and 30s. Although the cause has so …

~Bacon Fried Mozzarella Sticks!

Sometimes you just need want to wrap everything in bacon, fry it up, plop down on the couch with Netfilx and call it a day..right?!….RIGHT! That kind of day was the inspiration for this little snack, and by ‘little snack’, I mean..uh, not little at all..haha!  There’s really nothing small about bacon or cheese, especially …