PAIN IN THE GUT

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One in five resident adults from Kealba and surrounding suburbs have a common disorder known as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Other names are ‘irritable bowel’, ‘irritable colon’ or ‘spastic colon.’ You may have experienced these signs and symptoms of IBS: abdominal cramping bloating and gas diarrhea constipation The good news is, IBS isn’t life-threatening, and […]

Do You Have a Leaky Gut?

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In recent years, the evidence has been accumulating to support the concept of the ‘leaky gut’ as the root of many debilitating symptoms and diseases. Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), type 1 diabetes, allergies, asthma, autism and heart failure have all been associated with intestinal hyper-permeability. In their natural semi-permeable state, the intestines are able to […]

Food For Thought

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Naturopath Domenic Pisanelli outlines the six things you need to be concerned about as they relate to Diet, Water, and Supplements. “1. Diet, the Slow Killer Every cell, organ, and system in our bodies is produced from the food we eat. Sorry, but you can’t make a healthy body from a diet predominantly comprised of […]

Food Allergies vs Food Intolerances

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Food intolerances, along with true food allergies and malabsorption, are on the rise around the world. But what are they exactly? With malabsorption, certain intestinal cells are simply unable to help you absorb your food. Whereas ‘true’ food allergies are immune reactions to food proteins. Your body’s immune system basically launches an inappropriate and severe […]