Category: Leaky Gut

September 13, 2017

Integrative Treatment of Eczema: Addressing the Gut-Skin Connection

Dr. Leah Hassall, ND Eczema is a general term used to describe a group of skin conditions where the skin becomes red, inflamed and itchy. Sometimes the skin will weep or become hard and scaly. In infants, eczema typically appears on the scalp, face and elbows/knees. In older children and adults, it is more often […]

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Treating Eczema from the Inside Out

Dr. Preet Khangura, ND Eczema, being an inflammatory skin condition, draws the assumption that it must be treated topically (at the surface).  And yes, there are topical treatments that can aid in reducing the severity and appearance of eczema.  Some options work extremely well.  However, once these methods of treatment are ceased, the eczema usually […]

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May 29, 2017

Intermittent Fasting: An Important Part of the Treatment for Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth/IBS

Dr. Leah Hassall, ND Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) is a condition in the gut where the bacterial population in the small intestine greatly exceeds the amount normally found there causing gas, bloating, diarrhea and/or constipation. It is now generally accepted that IBS is not caused by stress, but by bacterial dysbiosis and more specifically, […]

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April 15, 2016

Autism: The Gut-Brain Connection  

Dr. Preet Khangura, ND Autism is being diagnosed at an alarming rate in the last 5 – 10 years. And unfortunately at this point in time, there is no official cause. This has led to countless debates and theories to arise, as the medical world tries to determine a therapeutic target for treatment. The good […]

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