This is email that I received from one of my patients in Hawaii. They are always spot on. There is a lot of of good stuff here with some great insights and I always look forward to hearing from them.
To: Dr.Albert Snow <email@example.com>
Inflammatory bowel conditions were discovered in the 50s and ever since medical practitioners and the big pharmaceutical companies are struggling to find the reason behind these conditions. While some choose to blame poor diets and germs, others choose to blame stress levels and even genetics for that matter. However, there is no effective conventional medical treatment.
All inflammatory bowel conditions are manmade and, in fact, not caused by poor diets, germs, stress, or genetics. There is nothing mysterious about these conditions and they are not a result of some auto-immune disease. So how are these conditions manmade? GI issues arise when the mucosal lining of the tract itself is comprised. Antibiotics are a major culprit,
IBS – Colitis- Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease are not auto immune diseases-in fact they are not diseases at all. The immune system does not automatically attack the body causing any disease. It doesn’t work like that.
- But there is an immune system connection. The immune system is involved-but not as you have been led to believe.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is often used as a simplification of many other gastrointestinal conditions, which include: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), colitis, ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s Disease. The interesting thing about all of these gastrointestinal problems, is that none of them are actually diseases, in fact, they are manmade conditions. On the milder end of the spectrum,