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Low FODMAPs: The New Gluten Free

As patients without diagnosed gluten allergies continue to benefit from a gluten-free diet, researchers, medical professionals, and nutritionists alike are now turning to a related, but more prevalent, perpetrator of GI discomfort: FODMAPs. But, what are FODMAPs and how do they affect the microbiome? And, for those experiencing uncomfortable GI symptoms: could FODMAPs, not gluten,…

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December 28, 2020
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Roundup linked to global boom in Celiac Disease and Gluten Intolerance

Sustainable Pulse Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:28 UTC Celiac disease, gluten intolerance and irritable bowel syndrome are on the rise worldwide, and that rise has taken place in parallel with the increased use of glyphosate (Roundup) herbicide, shows a new US peer-reviewed paper from Dr. Anthony Samsel and Dr. Stephanie Seneff. The review has been…

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July 8, 2015
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Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)

Bacterial overgrowth of the small intestine is a serious digestive disorder that is treatable after proper diagnosis. It occurs when bacteria in in the large intestine travel to the small intestine, often the result of poor HCL production in the stomach or an insufficient amount of pancreatic enzyme function. Although widespread, it is frequently unsuspected…

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May 14, 2015

What Is Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

WHAT IS IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME? Written by: Immuno Labs The causes of irritable bowel syndrome are poorly understood, but recent research suggests that there may be an important component of immune system activation. A simple blood test is available to test individuals for sensitivity to certain foods by determining if their immune system has developed…

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June 18, 2014

Is There a Link Between IBS, Fibromyalgia, and Celiac Disease?

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a “common gastrointestinal functional disease, characterized by chronic abdominal pain or discomfort, along with diarrhea, constipation (or a pattern of alternation between the two), defecation urgency, tenesmus bloating, and abdominal distension.” Patients with IBS are affected by numerous comorbidities, notably fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS). This condition, which is characterized by chronic…

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June 16, 2014