"Awesome. I used to feel incredibly lousy after every meal and couldn't identify why since I'm habitually a healthy eater. Even unsuspecting healthy foods can lead to an overabundance of stomach acid and cause discomfort! Looks like no more ICE drinks at lunch for me."
Aerobic Exercise May Slow Progression of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
The Mucosal Immune System: Master Regulator of Bidirectional GutBrain Communications Communication between the brain and gut is not one-way but a bidirectional highway whereby reciprocal signals between the two organ systems are exchanged to coordinate function. The messengers of this complex dialogue include neural metabolic endocrine and immune mediators responsive to diverse environmental cues including nutrients and components of the intestinal microbiota (microbiotagutbrain axis). We…
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is at least two, separate disorders that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and ulceration (sores) of the small and large intestines. These two disorders are called ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Although they share some similarities, there are key differences between the two. View and share the CDHF's UC vs Crohn's #infographic for a quick reference to their differences #Crohns #UlcerativeColitis #IBD
Is Intestinal Alkaline Phosphatase a Link between Rosacea and Gastrointestinal Disease? October 8th, 2009 | rosacea As I have written previously in a post about rosacea and digestive problems, many people believe that rosacea co-exists with gastrointestinal disorders. A recent paper by J. Whitehead (2009) discusses the hypothesis that rosacea and gastrointestinal symptoms can be linked through an enzyme found in the intestines, called intestinal alkaline phosphatase.