How Being A Pineapple Replaced a Spoon

Stand tall. Wear a crown. But don't use a spoon to take a bite out of life...whatever you do.

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Hack My Life: 10 Hacks For Living with an Autoimmune Disease

Having Behcet's or another chronic illness means that you are probably limited to the amount of energy you have each day. Here are ten tips for conserving energy and "hacking" your life, when it comes to living with an autoimmune disease.

5 Remedies for Bad Hair Days: When Meds Ruin Your ‘Do

You know the deal. You finally fall in love with a medication, but loathe the side effects. Many of the medications prescribed to those with chronic illnesses can wreak havoc on our bodies cosmetically. Suddenly you're back to your sweet sixteen with breakouts, or you're pulling hairy animals from your shower drain. I can't change … Continue reading 5 Remedies for Bad Hair Days: When Meds Ruin Your ‘Do

Clinical Criteria for Diagnosis of Behcet’s Disease

An international group of physicians has established a set of guidelines to aid in the classification of Behcet's patients. The International Clinical Criteria for Behcet's Disease classification states patients must present with: -Recurrent oral ulcerations (aphthous or herpetiform) at least three times in one year. -Additionally, patients must present any two of the following: -Recurrent … Continue reading Clinical Criteria for Diagnosis of Behcet’s Disease