IBS Symptoms

Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms tend to be primarily urgent diarrhea along with stomach bloating and excessive gas. Loose bowel movements are indicative of intestinal inflammation. IBS is not caused by food- but an IBS diet is best to follow until you actually get it fixed. This diet would be low fiber. Remember – you cannot … Read more

You don’t have to live with Colitis!

You don’t have to live with colitis symptoms like chronic and urgent diarrhea. You don’t have to live with the fear of colitis flare-ups. There is a colitis cure. There really is. Colitis is not a disease. It is a manmade “condition.” It is created by the ingestion of certain common drugs- that are not … Read more

Where Do Probiotics Come From?

You are taking probiotics and you know nothing about them. Here are a few things you need to know. What are they? pro—means for & biotic means life. They are ‘good’ beneficial strains of bacteria. What do they do? They control ‘bad’ bacteria. They kill infections—-they are what our immune system is made of. When … Read more

Clostridium Difficile

  Clostridium Difficile otherwise known as c-diff is not an inflammatory bowel disease. However it does share their most common symptom which is persistent diarrhea. This is a side effect of having taken antibiotics which has a negative impact on the bowel and compromises the immune system. This opens the door to infection which opens … Read more

Quick Gas-Nausea and Indigestion Relief

These are the most common gastrointestinal symptoms that are not necessarily relative to the more serious conditions like IBS or Colitis. They are not a cure but will give you some temporary relief instead of taking any of the OTC medicines. There is no specific dose for these as you need to find out what … Read more

Pregnancy & Probiotics

[:en]  I get this question a lot. “Can I take probiotics while I am pregnant?” My answer is “Only if you want to have an amazing pregnancy -the richest breast milk possible and the healthiest baby ever.” Remember that probiotics are the very stuff that makes breast milk so valuable to a baby. They are … Read more

The Truth About Inflammatory Bowel Conditions

How many times in your life you realised that the doctors do not have all the answers? How much time shall pass until you get the responsability for your own health into your own hands? One of the basic tenets of holistic gastro-enterology is that all inflammatory bowel conditions are manmade. They are not caused by poor … Read more

How to lose the IBD Game

  Everyday that you do what I have cited below you fall further behind the 8 ball. Compounding your certainty to go deeper into the GI Abyss. This is the way to do it. If you want to travel down that dark road from IBS to Colitis to Ulcerative Colitis to Crohn’s Disease – Do … Read more

An example of when any IBD is treated properly.

[:en] This poor guy came to me with a pretty nasty case of ulcerative colitis that was moving towards crohns “disease.” At 8 years old he had suffered from this at such a critical time of his life. As you can see from the Pre Appt Form–the doctor’s solution is to take 3 medications and … Read more