Movement & Fitnes
Boštjan Holobar

THYROID FUNCTION – The effect of physical activity

Insufficiently active thyroid slows down the metabolism, on the contrary, exercise speeds it up. This is especially important for people who have problems with obesity due to hypothyroidism…

Movement & Fitnes
Boštjan Holobar

RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS – Physical activity

Joint pain and their morning stiffness are the most common symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), which can develop into deformities, extensive impairment of functionality…

Autoimmune Diseases
Juliet Rose

MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS – Interview with Anja Sašek

“Before the diagnosis, I didn’t know much about this disease. I was not aware that it could lead to disability or that the disease is autoimmune,” adds Anja. That something was seriously wrong with her health…

Medicine
Vita Jeraj

HYPOTHYROIDISM – General presentation

Hypothyroidism (hypo = insufficient) is a condition in which the thyroid gland does not produce enough hormones. When this occurs, the balance of chemical reactions in the body can be disturbed. In the early stages, it does not cause noticeable symptoms, eventually, however…

Movement & Fitnes
Vita Jeraj

HYPOTHYROIDISM – Physical activity

If you have an underactive thyroid or a condition called hypothyroidism, exercise is probably the last thing on your mind. After all, symptoms like fatigue, swelling, and pain…

Medicine
Juliet Rose

14 MOST COMMON AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES

There are more than 80 different autoimmune diseases. Each is a story in itself in terms of diagnosis and treatment. Every disease has its own symptoms…

Medicine
Maja Kajtazović

WHAT IS AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE?

An autoimmune disease is a condition in which your immune system mistakenly attacks your body. As many as 3-5% of the world’s population…

Mental Health
Staš Žnidar

STRESSED PSYCHE, STRESSED BODY

How do you feel? Are you well – in homeostasis? At any moment you can collide with a stressor of any form that can disrupt your balance…

Medicine
Juliet Rose

RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS – How to proceed?

• Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, systemic autoimmune disease that most commonly affects joints, but can also affect internal organs. Although it is an inflammation of several…

Mental Health
Alja Fabjan

PSYCHOTHERAPEUTIC HELP IN AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES

All long-term illnesses, especially chronic and autoimmune ones, have a significant impact on the quality of life and our mental well-being…