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LEAKY GUT

 

What is leaky gut?

 

Leaky gut is when the lining of the gastrointestinal tract has been compromised. The tight junctions in the gut which controls what passes through the lining of the small intestine villi don’t work effectively letting substances into the bloodstream that should not get through.

 

What causes leaky gut?

 

Possible causes of leaky gut can be traced back;

 

  • Immunizations

  • Antibiotics

  • Gut Bacteria Imbalance

 

Symptoms of leaky gut?

 

  • Arthritis

  • Asthma

  • Eczema

  • Food Allergies and Sensitivities

  • Skin Disorders – Acne

  • Malnutrition

  • Autoimmune Conditions

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

 

These are some of the symptoms.

 

How is leaky gut treated?

 

Leaky gut is not a recognized condition by medical practitioners. To heal the lining of the gut foods that cause sensitivities need to be removed, and foods to support the intestine introduced.

 

How can I help?

 

I can help by finding the foods that are getting through the gut lining.  Introducing a nutritional protocol that supports healing of the gut lining and providing nourishment for optimum health.