A growing number of people believe that the flora in your gut influences your health, even to the extent of causing cancer. Researcher Dr Si Ming Man has proved them right, with a study linking gut flora in mice to tumours. 499 more words
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My name is Carlo, and this is my blog, Think Again. This blog is intended to be a space where I can share information that has helped me heal from gut issues, which have not only caused problems with digestion and food sensitivities but also significant extra-intestinal symptoms – most notably an interference in my ability to think and focus. 389 more words
Gut permeability, or leaky gut, occurs from chronic inflammation in the gut caused by numerous chronic conditions, such as food allergies or sensitivities, Celiac Disease, SIBO,IBS/ IBD and chronic stress. 340 more words
Article on the connections between gut bacteria and mental health by psychologist Ellen Hendrikson.
A word many of us have heard before, but perhaps with only a vague understanding of what it is.
In short, it refers to a regular household practice that has been lost in North America since the invention of refrigeration and canning, and with it, numerous health benefits. 515 more words
Is there gold in bugs? Scientists and natural health experts say yes. The burgeoning field of the microbiome—the bacteria, fungi, viruses, and archaea that live in our guts (our stomachs and intestinal tracts)—is becoming… 1,174 more words