Gastroparesis Help

Gastroparesis: A condition of the stomach that causes the muscles to slow down the motility of nutrients, through the digestive tract. Gastroparesis is associated with decreased peristalsis in the stomach, small intestine and colon. Back, neck and head injuries can also effect motility. Many doctor believe that delayed emptying  of the stomach contributes to gastroparesis, Read More …



H. pylori bacteria

Helicobacter pylori bacteria (H. pylori bacteria), can be found in over half of all humans. It is a corkscrew shaped bacteria. The bacteria is usually acquired in childhood and remains in the stomach of its host for decades.  H. pylori is the only documented bacterial species that is able to survive in the human host, Read More …



Candida

Candida, (Candida albicans), formerly called Monilia.  It is a common yeast-like fungi that can be  found in the mouth, on the skin, intestinal tract, genitals and vagina. Candida albicans is part of the normal flora, of the mucus membranes, in the respiratory, gastrointestinal, female and male genital tracts. When the digestive system becomes out of Read More …



Diarrhea Related Bacteria

C. difficile is a bacteria that causes watery diarrhea, abdominal pain, or tenderness, loss of appetite, fever, blood, or heavy mucus in the stools, nausea, gas, bloating, etc.. Low stomach acid (Hypochlorhydria) upsets the normal balance of organisms in the gut. The unbalanced digestive condition causes these, otherwise harmless, bacteria grow out of control. C. Read More …



Farting, Gas, Flatulence

Farting, or Flatulence is commonly used to describe the production of methane, in the gut and intestines. Methane is produced by methanogens (Methanobrevibacter smithii bacteria), which are an essential component in the guts microbial ecosystems. Gases in the gut are composed of various quantities of exogenous (outside) sources and endogenous (internal) sources.  Exogenous gases are swallowed, Read More …



Asthma

Bronchial Asthma originates from affliction, of the stomach and Gastro-intestinal tract.  In many cases, before the onset of the disease, patients will complain of indigestion, gas, bloating, nausea, constipation, and diarrhea.  The attack of Asthma can be sudden, due to sensitivity of the patient, to certain substances like; pollen, dust, perfume, cigarette smoke, and certain Read More …



Neutropenia

Netropenia is an abnormally low level of white blood cells (neutrophils).  Neutrophils are a common type of white blood cell, important for fighting off infection, particularly those caused by bacteria. If a person has less that 1,500 (average) neutrophils, per microliter of blood , they are considered to be neutropenia. For children, the cell count Read More …



Malabsorption

Malabsorption, in the digestive process. is the root cause of, Osteoporosis, Gastric Cancer, Gastroparesis, Type II Diabetes, Food Allergies, Reflux, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Ulcerative Colitis, Gastritis, Dumping Syndrome, Asthma, IBS (leaky gut), skin disorders, SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth), vitamin and mineral deficiency. The disorders above did not come first, they were caused by Malabsorption, Read More …



Antibiotics and your body

There are many types of antibiotics, generally they can be classified in six groups: Penicillin, Cephalosporin’s, Aminogluosprin’s, Tetracycline’s, Macrolid’s and Fluoroquinolones/quinolone’s. Antibiotics are used for treating disorders like: Pneumonia, Acne, common colds, fungal and bacterial infections, ear and eye infection and dental, or oral infections. Antibiotics have little or no value in treating viral infection, Read More …



Anti-aging and Digestion

Digestion is one of the most critical functions that affects aging, in the human body. To understand aging and how to keep your body from prematurely aging, you need to know how a healthy digestive process works. Healthy Digestive Process When nutrients enter the mouth, they are masticated and mixed with Saliva. Saliva refers to Read More …