Last year I asked for volunteers to do an interview with me on what their life is like living with autoimmune disorders. Kimberly stepped out and is the first person to participate in this interview. Living with autoimmune disorders/diseases can be very difficult and challenging. We may share the same symptoms, but they can affect us differently. It can be encouraging knowing that we are not alone.
What is Dysautonomia? Dysautonomia is most often a type of neuropathy, damage to nerves, affecting those that carry information from the brain and spinal cord to the heart, bladder, intestines, sweat glands, pupils and blood vessels. This video makes this disorder much easier to understand. Please take a few minutes to watch it. Examples of … Continue reading What is Autoimmune Dysautonomia?
I wrote a blog post about how Lupus can affect the heart. One of my followers asked the question about the link between Lupus and high cholesterol. I find this topic interesting since autoimmune disorders can affect just about every function of the body. So, I started researching this topic and this is what I found.