There's a fair amount of research that looks at how an "obese" gut microbiota is different from a "lean" one. We are trying to understand what a lean microbiome is, and how to create it, other than through fecal implants – which do seem to work. But ... Read More
Paleo, Gut & Microbiome
Learn all about digestive (gut) health and whole foods ancestral nutrition here. Signs like bloating, gas, constipation, and diarrhea are a sign that something in your gut, or gut microbiota, is not right. Your gut health is deeply intertwined with your metabolic, hormonal, brain and immune health!
To learn more about magnesium, the "great relaxer" mineral that is a common deficiency across the globe, please read Magnesium - Women Do You Get Enough? This post sheds light on magnesium's partner – calcium. Why are they partners? They are both ... Read More
I considered calling this Magnesium is the New Vitamin D. Why? Because in my practice, almost everyone takes vitamin D - and for good reasons because it is often low in your blood when you live at North American latitudes. However, I believe ... Read More
I am writing this on the Monday after Thanksgiving weekend. How does your body feel? Hopefully great! However, if you're like many of us, you may have over-indulged, and your clothes now feel uncomfortably snug. Or you may have eaten foods that ... Read More
Lately many patients have asked questions about their supplements: I know "blank" is a good brand, but their 5-HTP is expensive. Does the brand matter for this? I take a bag of supplements for my particular condition that was recommended online. ... Read More