Beyond Food Allergies: The Range of Food Reactions


Updated: Apr 26 One in 13 children in the United States has a food allergy, which equates to approximately 2 in every school classroom. What’s even more shocking is the dramatic increase in food allergies over recent years: according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), food allergies among children increased by about 50% [...]

Beyond Food Allergies: The Range of Food Reactions2019-06-24T21:55:10+00:00

Stress Upsetting Your Digestion?


Updated: Apr 26 The system of hormones throughout your body is like a symphony. The pituitary, adrenal, thyroid, ovaries, testes, and other glands all work together to create a beautiful song. We call the system of hormones in the body the endocrine system, but the endocrine system does not work alone. It works in [...]

Stress Upsetting Your Digestion?2019-06-24T21:27:03+00:00

Leaky Gut and Systemic Inflammation


It is estimated that about 80% of all of the body’s immune defenses—the white blood cells—are located in the intestinal tract. These white blood cells are like the bouncers at a club. Their job is to allow all of the good guys into the body—the vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and fatty acids, for example—and [...]

Leaky Gut and Systemic Inflammation2019-06-24T21:36:50+00:00