Health Articles — bacteria

Gut bacteria may be the cause of weight gain

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IBS - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

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  Curious about how I can help YOU? Then book a FREE introductory appointment.   This will give you the opportunity to ask me some questions about how I can help you feel better. During our 20 minute call I will ask you to give me a brief overview of what symptoms you are experiencing and then explain the processes, testing and types of treatment that can be used to help get to the root cause of your problems and find some answers and solutions.   A $50 deposit is payable at time of booking and will be credited towards...

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Autoimmune disease

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Autoimmune disease is where the immune system has a case of mistaken identity and thinks your body is the enemy and begins to attack your health body.  There are presently around 80 recognised autoimmune diseases with the number on this rise. When looking for underlying triggers of autoimmune gut health and inflammation are major factors. Your gut is your like your body's life support system, you need a balance of bacteria, yeast, and all the components for digestion.  If this balanced ecosystem is out of balance, then problems arise.  It is one of your major defence forces against toxins and pathogens...

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Urinary Tract Infections (UTI’s)

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UTI’s are common, they are more common in women than men but both can get them. They are also very common in young children and the elderly. For women, the stats are 1 in 2 women will get them, for men it’s about 1 in 20.What is a UTI?It is an infection that can occur anywhere in the urinary tract, this includes:• the urethra which is the tube where the urine comes out, • the bladder which collects and stores the urine• the ureters which are the tubes that connect the bladder to the kidneys• right up to the kidneys which...

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