The Sjogren's Sisterhood: A Discussion with Susan Masterson, PhD
Join Dr. Kara Wada in a heartfelt conversation with Dr. Susan Masterson, as they discuss Sjogren's Syndrome, a misunderstood autoimmune disease, and share tips for managing its symptoms.
In this episode, Dr. Masterson shares her personal journey with Sjogren's Syndrome, shedding light on the lack of awareness and understanding within the medical community. From psychosomatic symptoms to brain fog and inflammation, this conversation aims to provide helpful information for those living with the disease.
EPISODE IN A GLANCE
- Living with Sjogren's Syndrome and its autoimmune nature.
- Understanding the psychosomatic connection and symptoms.
- Managing brain fog and inflammation through mindfulness and diet.
- Dr. Masterson's book "It Isn't In My Head".
We hope that you find this episode informative and supportive, and that it provides you with valuable information that you can use to improve your quality of life.
Did you know that Dr. Masterson is also giving a talk at the 2nd Annual Virtual Sjogren's Summit coming up this April 1st & 2nd, 2023?
She is among the 30+ expert speakers we have lined up for you. With three tracks – Advocacy, Lifestyle: Brain & Body, and Medical Information- and two panel discussions, two keynote sessions, and five workshops, you’ll get all the insights and inspiration you need to thrive.
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ABOUT SUSAN MASTERSON
A Licensed Psychologist with 25+ years combined training and experience with behavior modification, mental health treatment, lifestyle improvement, teaching, mentoring, and writing.
Creator of "Stress Less with Susan" store on teacherspayteachers.com. Developing educational materials for teachers, homeschoolers, and school counselors. Materials focus on brain- and psychology-based research applied to digital and printable lessons and activities for ADHD, Special Education, Social-Emotional Learning, Behavior Management, Health & Wellness.
Author of website geared toward educating/helping people improve lifestyle behaviors while living with a chronic illness. (Sjogren's Disease/Autoimmunity)
Independent contractor developing and reviewing content for Flo.health (#1 app worldwide for women's health)
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Quadruple board-certified pediatric and adult allergy immunology & lifestyle medicine physician, Sjogren’s patient and life coach shares her recipe for success combining anti-inflammatory lifestyle, trusting therapeutic relationships, modern medicine & our minds to harness our body’s ability to heal.
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