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Food Allergies and Intolerances

More people are having unwanted reactions to foods. Up to 35% of adults believe that they are allergic to some type of food. The number of people with allergies is rising. Although it is becoming more common to have a reaction to a particular food, in many cases it is an intolerance, rather than a…

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Zonulin and Leaky Gut

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  • August 20, 2018
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An amazing discovery has dramatically altered our view of gut permeability and its impact on a wide range of conditions such as cancer, autoimmune disease, inflammation and food sensitivity. Zonulin: Zonulin is a protein that moderates the permeability of tight junctions between cells of the wall of the digestive tract. It essentially opens up the…

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G.I. Disorders with Chronic Lyme Disease

G.I. Disorders with Chronic Lyme Disease and Upper Endoscopy in Diagnosing of Chronic Lyme Disease With Gastric Biopsies. THE SPECTRUM OF GASTROINTESTINAL MANIFESTATIONS IN LYME DISEASE Fried, Martin; Abel, M; Pietruccha, D.; Bal, A. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition: October 1999 – Volume 29 – Issue 4 – p 495 Abstracts: Annual Meeting of…

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AmHPR™ H Pylori Antibiotic Resistance Panel

American Molecular Laboratories (AML) has developed an AmHPR™ H. pylori antibiotic resistance panel. The panel tests all major genes in the H. pylori genome for variants that are associated with antibiotics resistance. The H. pylori antibiotic resistance related genes as listed in the table below. Antibiotic Resistance Related Genes 23S rRNA gyrA rdxA pbp1 16S…

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Leaky Gut: What It Is and How to Heal It

You can heal a leaky gut. Here’s how – and why you should. Leaky gut is a condition that causes many health problems, yet it’s rarely talked about in the media or in doctors’ offices. As a matter of fact, many people have this condition but have no clue! Here’s a look at what leaky…

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Why You Should Take Your Apple Cider Vinegar at Night

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  • April 6, 2017
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By Dr. Mercola No doubt, you’ve seen them — lists touting the amazing curative power of apple cider vinegar for an amazing number of ills. “ACV” (as it’s sometimes referred to in studies) has been praised for its ability to balance your pH, increase good gut bacteria and help control your weight, as well as…

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This Is Your Gut on Gluten

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  • February 27, 2017
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By Amy Myers, M.D. The Huffington Post Are you curious to know what’s really happening inside your body when you eat your morning bagel or bowl of cereal? What is gluten? Gluten is a protein made up of the peptides gliadin and glutenin and it is found in many grains such as wheat, semolina, spelt,…

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5 Signs Your Gut is Out of Whack, Even if Your Stomach Feels Fine

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  • January 11, 2017
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You Catch Every Bug That’s Going Around A whopping 70 percent of your immune system resides in your gut. The thin, sticky mucus that lines your GI tract is made up of immune cells, immunoglobulins (antibodies that attack bugs), and intestinal bacteria, explains Alpert. If you’re constantly getting sick, there’s a good chance that this…