Inspirational Story on How a Simple Remedy Helped One Man to Stop his Ulcerative Colitis Flare
This story was written by Jane W(a loving wife of UC patient), and published on website www.ihaveuc.com on January 23, 2017. This man is not my patient, and I do not know him personally. He just used ONE remedy published on my blog. Meet Jane: I”m Jane, loving wife 🙂 of Greg who is an […]
IBS/IBD = Low Vitamin D ? A first Study that Links low Levels of Vitamin D to IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
What I have been suspecting for years observing patients with IBS, has been finally proven by a scientific study! The Molecular Gastroenterology Research Group of the University of Sheffield discovered that out of 51 patients with IBS, 82% had low levels of vitamin D. Researchers “suggest that vitamin D testing and supplementation could help many […]
Colonoscopy – No More! New non-invasive Alternative
Nobody likes to go through colonoscopies (except the doctors who perform them on you, of course). But colonoscopy is an excellent screening tool that is sometimes absolutely necessary for some people. However, the key words here are “sometimes” and “for some people.” So, should you start dropping your pants immediately after your doctor recommends colonoscopy […]
A New Secret “Fiber-additive” May Cause Diarrhea…
My experience with Inulin I love trying new food products. Few weeks ago, I bought organic kefir with Inulin/FOS. I drank 1 cup in the morning on empty stomach. After 45 minutes, I had horrible stomach pain and severe diarrhea. I got really sick, and I was forced to cancel my business meeting and a […]
Human Poop – New Treatment for Gut Infections?
New Therapy for GI Infections People suffering from severe, hard to treat gut infections caused by the bacteria C. Diff, are now being treated by human poop pills and fecal transplants. The feces used in this treatments are taken from family members. According to studies stool transplant of a healthy person helps to normalize intestinal […]
Can Surgery Cure Colitis?
This is a picture of Recurrent Ileostomy Prolapse: an Old Problem Taken from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1609735/ Type into internet search bar: “can surgery cure colitis”? And you’ll get numerous medical websites saying that the only cure for ulcerative colitis is surgery called “total colectomy” (removal of the entire colon). Ask a GI doctor practicing traditional medicine, […]
This Hidden Ingredient in Your Medication
If you trying to avoid gluten from all the sources, you MUST know that accidental gluten intake can happen when you are taking certain over-the-counter and prescription medications. Current law does not require labeling of gluten-containing ingredients in drugs. These hidden sources of gluten can be found as part of the inactive ingredients (fillers or […]
This Type of Travel can Raise your Risk for a Flare in Ulcerative Colitis & Cronh’s Disease
Researchers from Triemli Hospital in Zurich, Switzerland have discovered that flying or traveling to high-altitude locations seems to increase the risk for flares in people with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This discovery was presented on 5/20/2012 at Digestive Disease Week at San Diego Convention Center. “Our most striking finding was a statistically significant correlation between […]
What Your GI Doctor does not know…
Question: Amrit asks: How is it possible that Gastroenterologists almost never associate food intake with GI health or are sensitive to these issues? I just went looking for a new Gastro, told him I was on the SCD, and he gave me these probiotics with sugar and other processed ingredients and chemicals. Answer: Amrit, […]
Can high fiber diet be a curse or a cure for ulcerative proctitis, colitis and IBS?
One of my readers wrote to me the following comment. (I am posting just a part of her comment ). Lyza writes: I have ulcerative proctitis and arthritis–two seemingly conflicting diseases in the food world when it comes to dietary plans!!! This was incredibly informative…thanks for sharing. I will explain to you what I have […]