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All the amazing benefits of eating a high fiber diet

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  • October 15, 2019
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1. Here’s why your diet needs to be a high fiber one! It may not sound very appetizing, however, a high fiber diet is one you should be following. Now, while there are several ‘diets’ and ‘wellness trends’ doing the rounds these days, a simple diet that’s high in fibre will do the job of…

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The Gut-Brain Connection

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  • October 1, 2019
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Pay attention to your gut-brain connection – it may contribute to your anxiety and digestion problems The gut-brain connection is no joke; it can link anxiety to stomach problems and vice versa. Have you ever had a “gut-wrenching” experience? Do certain situations make you “feel nauseous”? Have you ever felt “butterflies” in your stomach? We…

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There’s No Such Thing as a One-Size-Fits All Diet

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  • July 11, 2019
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Though they’re not without critics, the U.S. federal dietary guidelines have for years aimed to give all Americans a blueprint for good nutrition. But new research says this kind of one-size-fits-all approach may not cut it. Different people, even identical twins (who have nearly the exact same DNA), may respond to the same foods very…

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Impact of Monitoring for Mucosal Inflammation After Biologic Initiation in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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  • May 5, 2019
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By Oxford Academic. Berkeley N Limketkai, MD, PhD Siddharth Singh, MD Vipul Jairath, MD, PhD William J Sandborn, MD Parambir S Dulai, MD. Abstract Background We assessed practice patterns for monitoring mucosal inflammation after biologic initiation and the association between monitoring approaches and development of disease-related complications for Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC)….

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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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The Low FODMAPs DIET for IBS

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  • August 14, 2018
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The Low FODMAPs DIET for IBS Brief History The low FODMAPs diet is an elimination type diet that has become first line of dietary therapy recommended for patients suffering with IBS. This plan was developed by Australian dietitian Sue Shepherd and the researchers at Monash University in the late 1990s. Much research was done on…

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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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Catastrophic Lack Of Sleep Killing Us – Expert

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  • October 3, 2017
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A “catastrophic sleep-loss epidemic” is causing a host of potentially fatal diseases, a leading expert says. In an interview with the Guardian, Professor Matthew Walker, director of the Centre for Human Sleep Science at the University of California, Berkeley, said that sleep deprivation affected “every aspect of our biology” and was widespread in modern society….