When your skin goes on the fritz, your first instinct may be to head to the dermatologist’s office—they are, after all, the skin pros. But if the diagnosis starts—and stops—at surface level, you could be ignoring a bigger, underlying caus
Pathogenic bacteria already exist in even a healthy gut. But the healthy gut maintains a balance between beneficial and pathogenic bacteria of usually 80 to 85 percent beneficial to 20 or 15 percent pathogenic.
When life gets stressful and healthy habits to fall by the wayside, trouble with the gut is usually the first sign that something is wrong. Poor digestive health can impact all areas of your life, making it difficult to eat, sleep and move about comf
The leaky gut syndrome is associated with numerous disorders and conditions pertaining to autoimmune diseases (a disease that causes the body immune system to attack uninfected cells). The origin of leaky gut is due to the release of a protein called