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Diseases, Microbiome and gut health, Nutrition
Feb
10
Gut glossary
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ANTIBIOTIC – antibiotics, or antibacterials, are a type of antimicrobial used to target bacteria, and are often used in medical treatment of bacterial infections. They can either kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria. DYSBIOSIS – also

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Microbiome and gut health, Nutrition
Feb
09
Healthy gut tips
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Few words healthy gut tips Tip #1 What to look for when choosing a probiotic supplement: Choose a reputable brand Select products specifying probiotics by genus, species and strain, such as Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS- Look for strains

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Microbiome and gut health
Feb
09
Probiotics and prebiotics
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PROBIOTICS PROBIOTICS – live microorganisms that, when administered in adequate amounts, confer a health benefit on the host. The term probiotic was first used in 1954 and derives from the Latin preposition pro (“for”) and the Greek

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Nutrition
Oct
12
Let’s get carb-sugar confusion straight and be carb smart
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 Sugar: to eat or not to eat?  It’s a common dilemma. Excess sugar consumption over last decades has made this substance our number one health enemy. Even if you don’t eat sweets, you are probably exposed to more sugar than you

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Diseases, Nutrition
Apr
16
Do not let insulin resistance compromise your health
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Blood sugar imbalance is a commonly undiagnosed problem.  Are you struggling with excess weight, fatigue after meals, too much body fat, constant hunger, frequent urination, difficulty losing weight, or sugar cravings? These symptoms

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Diseases, Nutrition
Apr
14
Why am i feeling irritable and light-headed at times? Could it be low blood sugar?
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During the day, depending on various factors, blood sugar (glucose) levels fluctuate slightly at physiological levels. This is normal. Glucose is the main source of energy for our body and brain. Glucose comes from foods and drinks. One of

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Diseases
Apr
12
Why obesity and diabetes are a major coronavirus (covid-19) risk factors?
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COVID-19 is a new disease caused by a novel coronavirus. There is still limited information on the risk factors for severe disease but as COVID-19 thrives around the globe, we see that obese and diabetic corona patients have worse outcomes

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Microbiome and gut health
Mar
19
How to supercharge your immunity
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Information provided below is meant for educational purposes only, and does not constitute medical or nutritional advice or act as a substitute for seeking such advice from a qualified health professional.  IMMUNITY You may have some

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Microbiome and gut health
Oct
05
Unhappy gut tips
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If want to feel better and don’t know where to start, begin by healing your gut as the saying goes “When in doubt, begin in the gut”. Healing tips for an unhappy gut   When your gut is out of balance and digestive system is weak, it

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Microbiome and gut health
Sep
05
Gut essentials
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Healthy Diet promotes Healthy Gut – Healthy Gut promotes Heathy You! The wisdom of Hippocrates (460-370 BC) with regards to the importance of gut health finds its place today. Hippocrates has stated ages ago that “All Diseases

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