The gallbladder often produces tiny formations of material that are shaped like stones or pebbles. These are commonly known as gallstones. They vary in shape and size, sometimes being as small as the point of a needle, and other times as large as a golf ball. There can be a combination of tiny gallstones and […]
One of the effects of an imbalance in your system can be a food sensitivity.
Food sensitivities can cause headaches, skin problems including acne, and of course digestive problems including gas, bloating, constipation and diarrhea. So how do you know if you have a food sensitivity and what the offending food might be? There are actually a few methods you can use.
What Is a Healthy Gut and Why Does It Matter? More and more attention is being paid to the digestive system. We know that we feel better when our stomachs are happy. Issues like gas, bloating, constipation and diarrhea are not fun to deal with. In fact, they have a significant effect on mood and mindset. […]
Peptic ulcers can be found in the lining of the stomach or in the duodenum, the upper part of the intestines. If you were to test an ulcer in the lab you would find chemicals such as hydrochloric acid and pepsin. If the ulcer is found in the upper part of the intestines it is […]
Use Digestion Tonic regularly to: * Ensure systemic balance of biochemic tissue salts in the body * Optimize health at the cellular level * Relieve symptoms of disease * Restore health and vitality * Safely treat a wide range of symptoms without side effects * Optimize the therapeutic effects of other remedies by improving systemic […]
Dyspepsia is a condition that affects the upper abdomen and is characterized by pain. It is also called indigestion or upset stomach. When someone is complaining about dypsepsia they will often say ‘My stomach is upset’ or ‘My stomach feels nervous’. These symptoms usually result from eating too much, eating food that does not go […]
There are some words that enter our vernacular rather suddenly without much in the way of a formal introduction. The word ‘gluten’ is one such word. If you discuss eating, cooking, or diets at all, you have probably heard the word. You may have heard about people who have to avoid gluten. Perhaps you or […]
If you were to ask most people what Celiac disease is, the chances are they won’t know. In fact, unless you or a loved one has Celiac disease (and are actually aware that you have it) you may not know much about it either. The same can be said about gluten intolerance. Unless you’re faced […]
Irritable bowel syndrome is an uncomfortable condition of the lower digestive tract. While there is no evidence that it is caused by food, may people identify food as a possible trigger for their condition. So, here are some ways that you can control your symptoms, possibly by making changes in what you eat. The Effect […]
Aromatherapy is the use of essential oils, and is a therapy that can benefit digestive disorders, not only therapeutically but can work as a psychological de-stressor, as well! Suggested essential oils for digestive disorders include: Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place […]
Crohn’s disease is one of two inflammatory bowel diseases that causes inflammation throughout the digestive tract. Although the majority of people commonly have problems in the lower small intestines and large intestines there are those patients who suffer from symptoms from their mouth to the anus, or the entire length of the digestive tract. Symptoms […]
Heartburn occurs when a muscular valve, called the lower espophageal sphincter functions improperly, which allows stomach acid to back up into the esophagus. This tube, which leads from the stomach to the throat can be greatly effected by stomach acid, causing a burning, painful sensation in this area. Lack of proper enzymes are also a […]