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Natural Treatment for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

-+*Natural Treatment for Irritable Bowel Syndrome Dr. Shook discusses natural treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) using the Functional Medicine approach Do you have IBS? Have you been looking for a natural treatment for irritable bowel syndrome? We see patients with IBS, and
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Getting Sick From Food Coloring: Why Food Coloring is Banned in Other Countries. An Autoimmune Disease Connection?

-+*Did you ever think that food coloring could make you sick? Did you know it may contribute to the development of autoimmune diseases like Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, Psoriasis? But, food coloring can’t be that bad right? It is in e
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North to south through the gut – what can go wrong

-+*We live in a time of unprecedented abundance of food and medical advances yet we are sicker than ever. It is considered normal to suffer from insomnia, PMS, depression, chronic pain, heartburn, constipation, diarrhea, and so on. But in reality these are our bodies’ warning signs th
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FODMAPS could be contributing to your IBS, Colitis or Crohn’s Disease

-+*I wanted to share some information with you on FODMAPS (Fermentable Oligo, Di- and Monosaccharides and Polyols).  These are sugars found in certain foods difficult for many to digest. Want to know more about SIBO (small intestine bacterial overgrowth)? Click here. Want Dr. Shook to
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Could your IBS, constipation, or diarrhea really be SIBO?

-+*Do you meet the criteria for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and can’t find relief? Do you look pregnant thanks to a bloated belly? Are chronic diarrhea or constipation your constant companions? If so, you may be a victim of stubborn gut bacteria, also known as small intestinal bact
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Heart disease is an inflammation disease

-+*You could eat a “heart-healthy” diet, exercise regularly, and maintain a healthy weight and still be at risk for heart disease. Why? Because the root cause of heart disease is inflammation, and managing inflammation goes beyond standard prevention advice.
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Childhood stomach aches linked with adult depression and anxiety

-+*A Stanford University researcher found that gastric irritation early in life could pave the way for lifelong psychological problems.
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Poor sleep habits raise the risk of dementia

-+*An imbalanced sleep/wake cycle, or circadian rhythm, increases your risk of dementia later in life.
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Gluten could be causing your heartburn

-+*Call it acid reflux, heartburn, or GERD, but having stomach acid splash back up into your esophagus is painful and distressing. Although researchers cite various causes, one that many doctors overlook is gluten, the protein found in wheat, spelt, rye, barley, and other wheat-like g
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Significantly Improve Your Autoimmune Disease? The Best Advice You’ve Never Taken.

-+*Significantly Improve Your Autoimmune Disease? The Best Advice You've Never Taken.
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