192014Nov
Natural Treatment of Thyroid Disease

Natural Treatment of Thyroid Disease

Three Natural Ways to Support Healthy Thyroid Function The thyroid gland is a hormonal gland that plays an essential role in metabolism, growth and maturation of the human body. It helps regulate many bodily functions including: –          Body temperature –          Heart rate –          Body weight –          Bowel movements –          Emotions –          Sleeping/awakening cycle Autoimmune thyroid…

272014Oct
Sjogren’s Syndrome Treatment

Sjogren’s Syndrome Treatment

The Connection between Gluten Intolerance and Sjogren’s Syndrome Among common non-gastrointestinal complaints in patients with gluten intolerance and celiac disease, mucosal dryness occupies one of the top places. Prolonged eye dryness, itching and chronic inflammation of the eye lids (blepharitis), mouth dryness, excessive thirst, frequent yeast infections, skin dryness and vaginal dryness in women may…

152014Oct
Yersinia Enterocolitica Infection: undercooked pork a common cause of food poisoning

Yersinia Enterocolitica Infection: undercooked pork a common cause of food poisoning

Yersinia enterocolitica infection (Yersiniosis/Yersinia) is a food-borne illness primarily caused by the bacteria Yersinia enterocolitica. These bacteria are frequently isolated in soil, water, animals, and a variety of foods. Pigs are assumed to be the main carrier of Yersinia enterocolitica. The most common sources include: • undercooked pork • raw chitterlings • pig intestines There…

92014Oct
Treatment for Psoriatic Arthritis

Treatment for Psoriatic Arthritis

Traditional and Integrative Treatment for psoriatic arthritis Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is a form of chronic arthritis that affects near 30% of people who have psoriasis — a systemic autoimmune disease that frequently affects skin in the form of red patches topped with silvery scales. Typical symptoms of PsA include pain and swelling of the joints…

222014Sep
Explaining Different Digestive Enzymes

Explaining Different Digestive Enzymes

Digestive enzymes are particularly important for people who typically experience digestion issues (bloating, indigestion, diarrhea). They are designed to break down foods that give people issues; most commonly protein, fat, lactose and carbohydrates. People with malabsorption (difficulty absorbing nutrients), will benefit from digestive enzymes as well because their body is better able to absorb the…

22014Sep
Butyrate Salts and L-Glutamine: Natural Solutions for Leaky Gut Syndrome

Butyrate Salts and L-Glutamine: Natural Solutions for Leaky Gut Syndrome

Leaky gut syndrome is a functional disorder of the gut comprising of abnormal intestinal permeability. The therapy of leaky gut is most efficient and sustainable with the use of butyrate salts and L-glutamine. Butyrate is a short chain fatty acid derived from the microbial fermentation of dietary fibers in the colon. Butyrate salts, including calcium…

182014Aug
Celiac Disease Treatment in 4 Steps

Celiac Disease Treatment in 4 Steps

Gluten intolerance and celiac disease cause inflammatory and immunologic reactions that may affect numerous body systems. Any or all of the digestive, musculoskeletal, endocrine, reproductive, nervous, and cardiovascular systems may be involved in these disease processes. Effective celiac disease treatment involves a comprehensive approach. Step 1: Follow a gluten-free diet for life Step 2: Restoring…

192014Jul
What is yeast overgrowth? And 5 Natural Products to Stop Yeast Overgrowth

What is yeast overgrowth? And 5 Natural Products to Stop Yeast Overgrowth

The condition commonly known as yeast overgrowth comes from Candida albicans. C albicans are a part of normal intestinal microflora, but under certain circumstances, the usual yeast-like form of C. albicans switches into an invasive, multicellular filamentous one and can become pathogenic for humans. Yeast overgrowth can cause a broad gamut of symptoms including bloating,…