BEWARE of “THE ICEBERG EFFECT” of Chronic Illness & Disease

Without understanding the ICEBERG effect many people fail to ever fully heal and rebound back into ill health.  This state of healing limbo, may in turn lead to even poorer health.

What does “The Iceberg Effect” mean?

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Autoimmune Disease Symptoms Checklist… Are you on the SPECTRUM?

Autoimmune Symptoms may “Begin” to manifest very early in life.. and be entirely different for each person.  Wherever your weakest links are, is where the tissue damage will start to occur.

For example: 

If someone is diagnosed with “coeliac disease”, their first symptoms (possibly many years or decades before) may have begun with: Continue reading Autoimmune Disease Symptoms Checklist… Are you on the SPECTRUM?

METABOLIC SYNDROME! What is it? Do you have it?

Metabolic Syndrome means Compounding Biochemical Dysfunction or simply put …  A State of Serious Malfunction. Continue reading METABOLIC SYNDROME! What is it? Do you have it?

DO NOT Ignore The Seriousness of Type 2 Diabetes

What is Type 2 Diabetes?

When carbohydrates are eaten the body breaks them down into simple sugars that enter the bloodstream; as a result the pancreas releases insulin.

Insulin is a hormone that allows the body’s cells to absorb and use sugars from the blood for producing energy.

When the body does not make any or enough insulin, or utilise the insulin correctly, blood sugar (glucose) levels rise.   High blood glucose or Hyperglycemia is a symptom that characterizes diabetes.

Insufficient insulin production and / or resistance to the actions of insulin can cause diabetes to develop.

Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes. Continue reading DO NOT Ignore The Seriousness of Type 2 Diabetes