Does Leaky Gut exist?

What is leaky gut syndrome? It is not always easy to find research that is relevant to the UK when it comes to natural healing so when I read this article I felt it was a must for my website Taken from http://home.bt.com/lifestyle/wellbeing/what-is-leaky-gut-syndrome-11364035957143 As a new book is published on how a leaky gut could be causing your health problems, we ask the experts what it is – and does it really exist? We all know by now that we are what we eat, but what goes on in our intestines could be responsible for more of our health complaints than first thought. In his new ...

The Role of the Thyroid

What is the Thyroid it and where is it? It is a gland which is shaped like a butterfly and located at the base of the neck just below where the Adam’s Apple is. You will see from the picture that each wing lies either side of the windpipe. What does the Thyroid do? The purpose of your thyroid gland is to make, store, and release thyroid hormones into your blood. These hormones, which are also referred to as T3 (liothyronine) and T4 (levothyroxine), affect almost every cell in your body, and help control your body’s functions. If you have too little thy...

List of Currently recognised Autoimmune Diseases

Known Autoimmune diseases currently listed There are currently more that 200 Autoimmune diseases that are listed. Its often difficult to diagnose because the symptoms vary and also crossover with each disease.  If you think you have more than one disease (and this is very possible) it can be a useful starting point to know what some of the diseases are and their usual symptoms... this list is not exhaustive!! List of Autoimmune Diseases According to : http://autoimmunediseaselist.com/stuvwxyz.php A Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM)  is a form of encephalitis with an autoimmune reaction where ...

Getting to the root cause of why you “just don’t feel well...”

Is this a typical scenario for you?    You’ve had another series of tests and been to the doctors again to get the results... Great News!! They are all normal.  So why are you not thrilled?... because you just don’t feel well and the signs are like... well my hair ...