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GI Map vs Standard Stool Cultures for Gut Health and IBS
July 6, 2021
The GI Map is the best, most comprehensive stool analysis on the market. Nearly all companies use a standard culture process when analyzing stool which requires enough organism at the time of collection to culture out. If there isn't enough it's classified as a negative.The GI Map is so sensitive it can pick up even minute amounts of DNA and doesn't rely on culturing the organisms out. Meaning it picks...
How to Heal a Leaky Gut
June 3, 2021
Healing leaky gut is essential to restoring healthy gut function and in cases of autoimmunity, is critical to help reverse disease.Some of the top ways to help strengthen the gut barrier are:❇️Eliminate individual food sensitivities❇️Remove alcohol and sugar❇️Remove gluten❇️Eliminate toxic exposures❇️Remove heavy metals❇️Treat any pathogens present❇️Glutamine supplementation❇️Collagen peptides❇️Bone broth❇️Zinc carnosine supplementation❇️Collostrum❇️Pleomorphic remediesOne word of caution around probiotics; they are great and have been studied to strengthen gut integrity but I...
Toxicity is a Major Driver of Immune Dysregulation
Toxicity, both endogenous (coming from internal toxins, byproducts of metabolism) and exogenous (toxins from the environment, the food we eat, the air we breath and water we drink) leads to immune dysregulation when not properly processed by the organs of elimination (liver, kidneys, lymph, GI tract, lungs, skin).Some of the major categories of exogenous toxins include heavy metals (mercury, lead, aluminum, cadmium, etc), biotoxins from chronic mold, lyme and other...
Environmental Toxins are a Driver of Allergic Inflammation
June 2, 2021
Environmental toxins play a large role in the development and severity of allergic rhinitis (and inflammation in general). These toxins (pesticides, heavy metals, phthalates, air, water and food pollutants, etc) drive the immune system towards a more TH-2 allergic, pro-inflammatory set point. Then in the presence of triggers, such as pollen for many people this time of year, the body reacts more acutely.Avoiding exposure and detoxifying the body's existing toxic...
How to Increase Your Metabolic Health
May 22, 2021
Metabolic disorders effect millions of Americans. A few are: obesity, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease. These metabolic disorders can be detrimental to your health and among other downstream impacts can make your body a better hosts for viruses and easier targets for severe disease.For these people taking their health into their hands and becoming more metabolically fit is critical. By working on becoming more metabolically fit you can...
Should You Take a Break From Your Supplements?
May 3, 2021
FOR VITAMINS AND MINERALS Generally these are needed to supplement dietary deficiencies for proper functioning so usually the answer is no. FOR NUTRACEUTICALS, NOOTROPICS, HERBS AND HOMEOPATHY With nutraceuticals, nootropics, herbs and homeopathy taking a break can give the body a needed reset that will make them more effective once you start up again. So the answer is... most likely yes. WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN? Tachyphylaxis is the process...
Top 5 Hacks to Stop a Hangover for The Integrative Soul (that parties).
Likely most people aren't raging hard every night but if you do chose to imbibe with a little alcohol here and there; here are some tips to help soften that next day hangover: 1-Water-2 glasses for every one of an alcoholic drink. Add a pinch of sea salt for added electrolytes. Alcohol is dehydrating and dehydration is one of the main reasons you feel sick during a hangover. For every...
The Common Link in Chronic Disease : Mitochondrial Dysfunction
The common link in many chronic diseases is mitochondrial dysfunction. Many common toxins, infections and even gut derived LPS block the complexes of the electron transport chain and inhibit the production of ATP energy.The mitochondria are the energy engines of our cells. Without these engines running smoothly we experience fatigue, weakness and breakdown of proper neuronal activity.Supporting detox and treating these root causes while at the same time supporting healthy...