July 25, 2013

How To Have A Great Pregnancy With Scleroderma

Could scleroderma lead to difficulty becoming pregnant? From limited studies, scleroderma may slightly decrease fertility, but these effects are small, if they exist at all.  The […]
July 19, 2013

18 Years Later: A Great Life (And A New Business) With Myasthenia Gravis

I realized recently that I’ve been sick for more of my life than I’ve been healthy. Eighteen years ago I was starting my Freshman year of […]
July 12, 2013

Can The Type 1 Diabetes Honeymoon Period Be Extended… Forever?

Diabetes mellitus (type 1 diabetes) is a condition where a lack of insulin production by the pancreas leads to hyperglycemia (high blood sugar), which can yield […]
July 3, 2013

Thyroid Hormone T3: Why It’s Important + Why It Makes You Feel Better With Hashimoto’s

What is the function of T3? The thyroid gland releases about ten times as much of the thyroid hormone T4 (thyroxine) as T3 (triiodothyronine).  Normally, the […]