Tag Archives: irritable bowel syndrome

Gluten sensitivity, celiac and antibiotics

Antibiotic use is now tied to gluten sensitivity, intolerance and allergies. We have helped cause Celiac Disease by prescribing antibiotics for every little unidentified sniffle, fever and rash… Is the gluten problem going to go away? Not until we smarten … Continue reading

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Slowly the tummy turns…

As we age, the digestive system slowly deteriorates until many people experience things like celiac disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, heartburn, irritable bowel syndrome, chronic bloating, food allergies and food sensitivities. What happens though is that a vast majority of … Continue reading

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IBS rescue

Probiotics once again prove they can relieve IBS symptoms. In Medscape is a recent 4 week randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial comparing a placebo to multispecies probiotics. The probiotics won effective for global relief of IBS symptoms as well as … Continue reading

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Lazy bowels

For most lazy Americans it is easier to pop a pooping pill than to change the diet, take a supplement or exercise. They would rather pay to poop now and manage the side effects later than change harmful lifestyle habits. … Continue reading

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Tired of being tired?

Chronic fatigue Syndrome: Many CFS patients complain of gut dysfunction and IBS-related symptoms. Recent evidence for interactions between the intestinal flora, mucosal barrier and the immune system have shown to all play a role in the CFS. Studies of the … Continue reading

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