Category Archives: Digestive Health

Avoiding Phthalates (Bisphenols; BPA)

BPA (Bisphenol-A)  is USED to make hard, clear, shatter-resistant plastic; POLYCARBONATE plastic   (egs. Containers, Bottles, Food & Beverage Can Linings). PHTHALATES assist in making flexible and soft plastics   (egs. Toys, Teethers, Baby Shampoo, Soap, Lotion) BPA can leach into foods and beverages

Avoiding Phthalates (Bisphenols; BPA)

BPA (Bisphenol-A)  is USED to make hard, clear, shatter-resistant plastic; POLYCARBONATE plastic   (egs. Containers, Bottles, Food & Beverage Can Linings). PHTHALATES assist in making flexible and soft plastics   (egs. Toys, Teethers, Baby Shampoo, Soap, Lotion) BPA can leach into foods and beverages

Warnings: Homemade Jerky

“E. coli O157:H7 is especially dangerous because of the severe consequences of infection, particularly for people who are young, elderly or immuno-compromised. The pathogen has a very low infectious dose, thus raising concerns for food products consumed raw or with

Warnings: Homemade Jerky

“E. coli O157:H7 is especially dangerous because of the severe consequences of infection, particularly for people who are young, elderly or immuno-compromised. The pathogen has a very low infectious dose, thus raising concerns for food products consumed raw or with

Intestinal Worms may not be too bad after all??

Helminths/Parasitic Worms could be KEY to solving Autoimmune Diseases such as Type 1 diabetes Rheumatoid Arthritis Crohn’s Disease Lupus   CLICK to Read FULL ARTICLE:     Turning to Parasites as Potential Disease Fighters.   FURTHER READING: http://www.nature.com/nri/journal/v13/n8/full/nri3476.html

Intestinal Worms may not be too bad after all??

Helminths/Parasitic Worms could be KEY to solving Autoimmune Diseases such as Type 1 diabetes Rheumatoid Arthritis Crohn’s Disease Lupus   CLICK to Read FULL ARTICLE:     Turning to Parasites as Potential Disease Fighters.   FURTHER READING: http://www.nature.com/nri/journal/v13/n8/full/nri3476.html

Weight determined by Gut Microbes & Immune System?

Vaccines and antibiotics may someday join caloric restriction or bariatric surgery as a way to regulate weight gain, according to a new study focused on the interactions between diet, the bacteria that live in the bowel, and the immune system.

Weight determined by Gut Microbes & Immune System?

Vaccines and antibiotics may someday join caloric restriction or bariatric surgery as a way to regulate weight gain, according to a new study focused on the interactions between diet, the bacteria that live in the bowel, and the immune system.