The link between trauma and autoimmune disease

123                             Physical and psychological distress play a role in the development of autoimmune disease as Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. Many studies confirm the effect of different stressors on the function of the immune system. In addition, many retrospective studies have shown that up […]

Early adverse experiences and our gut

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget]     How our gut functions: digestion of food, presence of food sensitivities and/or allergies, and processing of stress may be a sign of earlier difficult life experiences. Recent study reports that people with altered microbiomes have differently shaped brains. The hypothesis is that it is probable that this relationship isn’t unidirectional. The […]

Early life abuse leads to disease later in life

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget]                   Research shows that chronic inflammation may be one mechanism through which abuse affects the risk of disease later in life.

Thyroid T3 hormone and early life trauma

                          Early life stress (ELS) can induce changes on behavioural and metabolic responses later in life. Stress early in life may cause persistent programming changes on the hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal (HPA) axis functioning.  Persistent hyperactivation of HPA axis can cause damage. Study investigating whether changes […]