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Leaky Gut and the Autoimmune Disease Connection

Leaky gut or (gastrointestinal permeability) is a phenomenon that occurs within the intestinal tract where the epithelium tissue (tight junctions) open slightly allowing undigested food particles and potential bacteria (endotoxin) to make its way into the bloodstream. These compounds are typically only found in the gut so our immune system becomes on high alert when […]

5 Natural Solutions to Address Anxiety and Depression

There are millions of people out there today that suffer from anxiety and depression. The main solutions available from conventional medicine are dangerous medications with common side effects (including potential increased risk of suicide) and our proven by research to not be as effective in the long term. Why would you want to be on a medication long term […]

The High Cholesterol and Hypothyroid Connection

Without enough thyroid hormone many of our bodily functions begin to slow down (weakened metabolism) and our body temperature tends to drop. Thyroid hormone is essential to health and is needed to help breakdown the building blocks of our hormones (cholesterol) into our active hormone constituents such as estrogen, cortisol, progesterone and testosterone. If there […]

Thyroid Function and Hair Loss

Below are only a few symptoms of low thyroid function (hypothyroidism): Thinning hair (most common) Fatigue Weight gain Constipation Depression Thinning hair or hair loss is a hallmark sign for low thyroid function. The hair follicle requires thyroid hormone to produce hair. As thyroid function begins to lower due to stress or an autoimmune condition, […]

5 Signs You May Have Low Stomach Acid

Do you suffer from any of the following? Indigestion: Food doesn’t sit well after you eat. Heart burn: GERD (gastro esophageal reflux disorder). Constipation: You don’t pass at least 12 inches of stool per day. Gas: Primarily in the form of belching or flatulence. Nutrient Deficiency: Past HX of anemia or low in certain micronutrients. […]

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