Are Dietary Changes Effective In Treating Lupus?

Are Dietary Changes Effective In Treating Lupus?

Dietary modifications in the form of conservative therapeutics play an active role on lupus activity. Specific dietary factors including caloric intake, fatty acids, vitamin A, D, and E, and herbal medicine are beneficial in regulation of lupus. Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to several autoimmune diseases like lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, and inflammatory bowel disease. Vitamin D plays an active role in calcium balance and has immunomodulatory effects on T lymphocytes (active cells of the immune system). Lifestyle changes and dietary adjustments are suggested as an adjuvant therapy for lupus.

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FAQ: How Do I Know If I Have Candida?

FAQ: How Do I Know If I Have Candida?

Candida, or Candida albicans, is a naturally occurring yeast that resides in the body’s mucous membranes (such as the mouth and digestive tract). In small amounts, it is a normal part of our gut flora and can help assist with digestion and absorption of nutrients....

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