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Is IBS an Autoimmune Disease?
IBS is often considered a disease of exclusion. However, emerging research suggests that IBS is an autoimmune disease triggered by food poisoning. Find out what that means for treatment.
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A New Understanding of SIBO and IBS, with Mark Pimentel
Dr. Mark Pimentel is an expert on conditions related to the microbiome, including small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO). In this edition of Revolution Health Radio, I welcome Dr. Pimentel back to the show to talk...
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New Treatment for SIBO and IBS-C—with Dr. Kenneth Brown
Today, I talk with Dr. Kenneth Brown, a practicing physician and clinical researcher who has been specializing in treating methane-predominant SIBO and constipation-predominant IBS for the past 15 years.
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5 Causes of IBS Your Doctor May Not Be Looking For
Do you have gas, bloating, abdominal pain, and stool issues? Up to 20 percent of the U.S. population suffers from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Here are five lesser-known causes of IBS.
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When Gluten-Free Is Not a Fad
Gluten intolerance is “fake”—at least according to many recent news stories. But what does scientific research have to say? Could it be a legitimate condition that may be even more common than currently recognized?
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What Causes SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth) and Why It’s so Hard to Treat
The small bowel plays an important role in digesting food and absorbing nutrients. It is also an important part of the immune system, containing an impressive network of lymphoid cells.
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Is Fibromyalgia Caused By SIBO and Leaky Gut?
Fibromyalgia is the second most common musculoskeletal ailment behind arthritis. Read on to learn more about possible causes and approaches for treatment.
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RHR: New IBS-FODMAP Research, Overtraining and Acne, and Treating Alopecia Areata
Today we're discussing new IBS-FODMAP research, food allergies and testing for inflammation and how to overcome alopecia areata naturally. Plus more!
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More Evidence to Support the Theory That GERD Is Caused by Bacterial Overgrowth
A recent study confirms the link between GERD & IBS and speculates that the two conditions may share a common underlying cause.
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