What Exactly Are Lectins? The Best & Worst Lectin Sources

Source: What Exactly Are Lectins? The Best & Worst Lectin Sources by Dr. Jonathan Group You may have heard of gluten — and the dietary problems it causes — but have you heard of lectin? Known as an "antinutrient," lectin is a type of plant-based protein commonly found in seeds, grains, legumes, and tubers, like potatoes. As an antinutrient, … Continue reading What Exactly Are Lectins? The Best & Worst Lectin Sources

Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

Source: Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods by Dr. Edward Group 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 of the ways people … Continue reading Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies

Source: Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies by Dr. Edward Group 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 and microbiota in and … Continue reading Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies

Enzymes in Food: 10 best foods for gut health

Source: Enzymes in Food: 10 best foods for gut health by Dr. Edward Group   Digestion is a complex process with many components and digestive enzymes are among the most important.[1]Digestive enzymes help break down food so that the body can use the nutrients within the food. For a healthy person, their body should produce all … Continue reading Enzymes in Food: 10 best foods for gut health

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   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 you feel better … 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 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 your nether regions, you … Continue reading Enemas for Constipation: Are They Harmful to Your Health?

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 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 unpleasant reactions after consuming … 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 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 that claim to target … 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 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 severe side effects, especially … Continue reading Laxative Side Effects and Safety: Everything You Need to Know

The Detox Diet: 9 Simple Steps for Whole Body Cleansing

Source: The Detox Diet: 9 Simple Steps for Whole Body Cleansing by Dr. Edward Group We promote internal cleansing to help remove toxicants that accumulate in your body as a result of your diet and the environment around you. But if you want to take your efforts a step further, cutting back on the food-related toxins … Continue reading The Detox Diet: 9 Simple Steps for Whole Body Cleansing