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Fat and Pain—What’s the Connection?

Got pain? This may be a prime example of the adage “you are what you eat.” Fat incorporates itself into every single cell membrane in the body, forming a lipid bilayer. This fact alone makes fat an important physiological substance. This lipid bilayer serves as a gatekeeper of substances... [More]

Migraine - what a pain! Underlying migraine causes you may not have considered.

What triggers migraines? According to the National Headache Foundation, migraine headaches affect more than 37 million Americans with the exact cause still incompletely understood. Those who suffer from migraines may suffer from depression, IBS, and fibromyalgia. With co-existing conditions and mult... [More]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS): Are you really what you eat?

I am sure most of us with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) have tried to eliminate certain foods in an attempt to alleviate our symptoms. Sometimes these attempts work and sometimes they don’t; but either way, we are usually choosing foods blindly and hoping for the best. I was certain that dair... [More]