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Crohn’s

New findings have pinpointed a correlation between your mouth bacteria and your gut health. Each day, you swallow over a litre of water and with it washes down all the bacteria you harbor in your mouth. Some of those bacteria are bad for your gut, and might trigger different health problems including Crohn’s and other […]

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You’ve probably already read about some of the ways that probiotics influence the body outside of the skin, groin, and gut. They can determine whether you’re fat or thin, happy or depressed, and what kind of hobbies you like. Which bacteria you have can even influence which diseases you get, as is the case in […]

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The War Within You

September 23, 2016

A healthy gut biome is filled with beneficial bacteria. They help you digest, crowd out and fight off invaders, and play an important role in what looks like every single aspect of our health: how much we weigh, our mood and personality, our heart health, and more (the list keeps growing). But what happens when […]

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School is just around the corner. If you’re planning on starting your kids’ days with balanced breakfasts, packing them organic lunches, and providing healthy after school snacks, make sure you also put the same effort into the multivitamin you choose for them. Kids need a daily multivitamin. They’re growing, sometimes at an alarming pace! They’re […]

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A new drug is promising to treat some types of autoimmune disease. Parasite eggs normally found in pig feces are being packaged in a saline water pill and given to patients with Crohn’s Disease (an inflammatory condition of the gut) and Multiple Sclerosis. Most parasites work by suppressing the immune system to one degree or […]

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