Until 1967, installing a microwave in your home kitchen was prohibitively expensive – in some cases, the tune of $11,000 in modern-day dollars. In fact, the first viable models – created after … [Read more...] about Can Your Microwave Be Affecting Your Gut Health?
As Robert Frost so eloquently put it many years ago, “nothing gold can stay.” True as it was in Frost’s poem – ”So Eden sank to grief, so dawn goes down to day” – the sentiment holds up … [Read more...] about The Aging Gut: A Lifelong Profile of Your Microbiome
In almost every medicine cabinet all over the States, you’re likely to find a mondo-bottle of NSAIDs, or Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs. You might know them by their street names … [Read more...] about Nobody Ever (N)SAID You Weren’t Warned
Just when you think you’ve got it all figured out, old nuance circles back around to show us our initial analysis didn’t quite hit the mark, even if it got us close. The gut microbiome has been … [Read more...] about Gut Healing and Gut Health Are Not the Same
Before World War I, Karlsbad (now Czechoslovakia) was actually considered the best place in Europe to get your digestive issues treated. An Austrian physician working and studying there believed that … [Read more...] about More Than a Century of Gut Healing? Tell Me More…
A clock tower, with its myriad gears, pulleys, levers, ropes, twisters and turners, can’t approach the human body’s complexity. After all, the end of all that effort only tells time. A body? … [Read more...] about You’re Not Producing Enough Stomach Acid: 5 Giveaways
Up to 45 million people suffer from IBS in the United State alone. We know by now that our relationship with food isn’t what it should be… and that our lifestyles don’t prioritize our gut … [Read more...] about 80% of People with IBS Also Have This Disorder…
Recent scholarship suggests that we as a species have been eating bread for about 30,000 years. Some other schools of thought pin that number closer to 10,000. Any way you slice it, we’ve been eating … [Read more...] about What We Know About Gluten and Intestinal Permeability…
Unless you live in a coastal region, it’s likely that sea vegetables and other tropical plants don’t factor heavily in your regular diet. And indeed, why would they? In the past few years, you may … [Read more...] about What Do Seaweed and Aloe Vera Have in Common?