18 March 2012 ~ 10 Comments

The Adventures of an Eternal Expat

Dear readers of Butterflies & Phoenixes, When I last updated this website, I was still living in Germany, but shortly before Christmas 2011 we moved to the US and are currently living in the town of West New York, just across the Hudson River from New York City. We have also acquired a new family […]






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18 February 2011 ~ 14 Comments

Dr Jacob Teitelbaum and his Multi-Pronged Treatment Strategy for CFS, Fibromyalgia and Thyroid Disease (Part 2 – Interview)

For Part 1 of this article, please click here Sarah: Let’s talk about antibodies, an important but vastly misunderstood topic. For instance, my Hashimoto’s antibodies were positive upon diagnosis, but soon afterwards (once I began treatment with thyroid hormone) they turned negative and have been that way ever since. Could it be because my thyroid […]






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08 February 2011 ~ 10 Comments

Sassy Style Talk With AJ: From Sleep-Deprived To Wide-Eyed In the Blink of an Eye, by Anita Roberts

How did you sleep?  This is a question asked a million times over, every day.  My household is no exception.  Fatigue is a problem for everyone at some point, but for people with autoimmune illness it’s a constant curse.  In fact, if you ask all of us what one of our most pressing issues is, […]






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