(Written by Linda Z): The transformation to a whole food, plant-based diet has not only helped me to lose weight and boost my health, but it has also diminished an autoimmune disorder that I was diagnosed with called Hailey and Hailey Disease. Hailey and Hailey is a rare skin disorder that affects the skin—there is something missing genetically that causes the dermis of the skin to blister, become infected, cause lesions, and eventually cause a topical yeast infection. I would have extreme bouts of this disorder that would inflame my skin and cause serious pain…..
I’m never ceased to be amazed by the healing power of a whole food, plant-based diet! Thank you, Linda, for sharing your story. You are a walking testimony to what a diet change can do!