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What is Nature's Toilet Paper?

What is Nature's Toilet Paper?
For when you find yourself between a crack and a hard place.
Aug 06, 2020 0 comments

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Foods To Eat And Avoid In IBD (Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis)

Foods To Eat And Avoid In IBD (Crohn's Disease & Ulcerative Colitis)

IBD Diet Recommendations by the IOBD The inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), have long been thought to arise from inappropriate and maladaptive stimulation of the immune system. Emerging evidence demonstrates that environmental factors, including diet, may play an important role in the pathogenesis and inflammation. This highlights the need to provide guidance to physicians and patients regarding which foods may be harmful, beneficial, or safe to consume. To address this gap in patient care and education, the International Organization for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IOIBD) formed a working group to formulate recommendations for physicians,...

Aug 01, 2020 0 comments

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Diagnosis of Post Infectious IBS by Mark Pimentel, MD

Diagnosis of Post Infectious IBS by Mark Pimentel, MD

How does infection cause IBS & SIBO?Recently we discovered that food poisoning is responsible for 60%-70% of diarrheal IBS cases, so the connection is quite significant. Bacteria that cause food poisoning release a toxin called CdtB. Your body responds by creating anti-CdtB antibodies to fight off the infection, but the CdtB toxin has some structural similarities to a protein called vinculin. Vinculin is naturally occurring and is important for proper gut function. Because of the similarities between vinculinand CdtB, the body becomes confused into thinking that it now needs to fight off vinculin. So the body starts to create anti-vinculin...

Jul 29, 2020 0 comments

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Smelly Farts & Remedies

Smelly Farts & Remedies

Intestinal gases produced in the gut. Carbon dioxide (CO2) is chemically produced in the stomach, whereas hydrogen (H2), methane (CH4), CO2 and sulfur containing compounds are produced in the small intestine and colon. Nitrogen (N2) is introduced through swallowed air. The non-absorbed gases are pushed forward from one segment to the next along the gut. Gases produced along the gut are either absorbed into the blood, changed into chemical components via microbial activities or released through farts.Intestinal gas is mainly made up of nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide, hydrogen & methane. It originates from swallowed air, internal chemical reactions and bacterial...

Jul 09, 2020 0 comments

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Gastric Bloating

Gastric Bloating

The Gastric Bloater Nancy is a 28-year-old woman who has been having bloating and stomach pain after eating for 2 weeks. She recently had a viral infection with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Her bloating and tummy pain start about 15 minutes after she eats. She does not take nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. (aspirin, naproxen, etc), which may irritate the stomach lining and cause bleeding. An 8-week trial of proton pump inhibitor therapy (e.g  Prilosec, Prevacid, Aciphex) made no difference. Tests Diabetes - HbA1c normal Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) - solid food stayed in the stomach, but the endoscope was able to go through...

Jun 10, 2020 0 comments

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