Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

Source: Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that is becoming more common. People with this illness often find it debilitating and are always seeking new ways to improve their lifestyle and live with less discomfort and disruption. One … Continue reading Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

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Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies

Source: Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  If you have a leaky gut – also called increased intestinal permeability – substances that should stay in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract pass through spaces called tight junctions. In a healthy gut, tight junctions act like gatekeepers, keeping partially digested food … Continue reading Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies

A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy

Source: A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  When you're having digestive problems, you may not feel like eating anything. Even your favorite food may seem unappetizing when you're dealing with nausea, diarrhea, constipation, or other digestive issues. Fortunately, there are easy-to-digest foods that can help … Continue reading A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy

Enemas for Constipation: Are They Harmful to Your Health?

Source: Enemas for Constipation: Are They Harmful to Your Health? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  An enema is a procedure where you insert liquid or air into your colon through the rectum to clear out the lower bowel contents, or in other words, your poo. After you squeeze the liquid or air into … Continue reading Enemas for Constipation: Are They Harmful to Your Health?

Digestive Enzymes: The Answer to Gut Health & Nutrient Absorption

Source: Digestive Enzymes: The Answer to Gut Health & Nutrient Absorption by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  “You are what you eat," has never been a more important statement, given the latest science in digestive health. Decades of research has confirmed the role the gut plays in your health. A healthy gut can boost … Continue reading Digestive Enzymes: The Answer to Gut Health & Nutrient Absorption

Why a Gluten-Free Diet Is the Healthiest Way to Eat

Source: Why a Gluten-Free Diet Is the Healthiest Way to Eat by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  A gluten-free diet (GFD) is an eating plan devoid of gluten-containing foods. People with gluten intolerance and people who want to eliminate this protein for a healthier life experience adopt a gluten-free diet plan. Many people experience … Continue reading Why a Gluten-Free Diet Is the Healthiest Way to Eat

9 Proven Indigestion Remedies You Can Try Today

Source: 9 Proven Indigestion Remedies You Can Try Today by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  For most of us, mealtime is a pleasure. Sometimes, though, eating brings the uncomfortable symptoms of an upset stomach, or indigestion. One in four people experiences it occasionally or regularly.[1] While there are a variety of over-the-counter and prescription drugs … Continue reading 9 Proven Indigestion Remedies You Can Try Today

Laxative Side Effects and Safety: Everything You Need to Know

Source: Laxative Side Effects and Safety: Everything You Need to Know by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Constipation causes discomfort and it can lead to embarrassing gas and uncomfortable bloating. Laxatives, which help evacuate stool from the bowels, are the go-to solution for most people dealing with constipation. Effective as that may be, some laxatives have mild to … Continue reading Laxative Side Effects and Safety: Everything You Need to Know

Activated Charcoal: 15 Benefits & Uses for Health and Wellness

Source: Activated Charcoal: 15 Benefits & Uses for Health and Wellness by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Activated charcoal is a hot topic in health and wellness these days, gaining recognition as a powerhouse agent for detoxification with a wide range of potential uses. We see activated charcoal in everything from facial masks and … Continue reading Activated Charcoal: 15 Benefits & Uses for Health and Wellness

6 Powerful Ways to Improve Brain Health

What does it mean to have a healthy brain? It means having a brain that is readily capable of performing all of it’s vital functions. This includes basic functions, like regulating the involuntary functions of the autonomic nervous system, and higher-level functions, such as facilitating cognition and decision-making, and coordinating fine and gross motor skills. … Continue reading 6 Powerful Ways to Improve Brain Health