Troubleshooting Your Digestive Issues: How To Improve Overall Digestion Function (part 2)

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In Part 1 of Troubleshooting Your Digestive Issues I covered some signs and symptoms (diarrhea, constipation, bloating, gas, etc.) and potential causes of disrupted digestion and why it’s important to address these issues right away. Remember, sixty to eighty percent of the immune system is in your gut-we want to do what we can to support it. Improving digestive function is …


Troubleshooting Your Digestive Issues: Signs & Symptoms of Digestive Upset (part 1)

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In this four-part series, I’ll be addressing one of the most common issues I’m asked about every single day – digestive function. If you or someone you know isn’t sure what’s going on “in there” or how to tackle an issue, keep your eyes here for the series. Digestive disruption is your body’s way to telling you something’s not right, …


FAQs: How can I eat Paleo without a gallbladder?

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My maternal grandmother, who many of you read about in my book, has no gallbladder. My father has no gallbladder. I’ve said it many times over, when I talk about my background and motivation to study and teach nutrition, that I live and eat in a way to do the best I can to prevent not only ailments like cancer …


Why you want more stomach acid, not less.

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“I have too much stomach acid.” “I have acid reflux, I need to lower my stomach acid.” “I have heartburn, it must be that I’m eating too much protein.” “I can’t digest much protein, it just sits in my stomach like lead.” Any of these sound familiar? Perhaps you’ve uttered one or more of them yourself.  What they all have …

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Balanced Bites Podcast: Episode #8 With Guest Chris Kresser on Digestion

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Special guest: Chris Kresser This podcast is dedicated to all things digestion. Topics covered include: Digestive function – normal and abnormal, signs and symptoms FODMAPs Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) Gut pathogens Maintaining healthy gut flora The best nutritional approaches for gut healing Notes: Digestive Wellness for Children by Elizabeth Lipski Click here to download the episode as an MP3. Click here …

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Chris Kresser on The Balanced Bites Podcast talking about all things digestion

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On Wednesday the 19th Chris Kresser will be joining us on the Balanced Bites podcast to discuss digestive health. Topics covered will include: FODMAPs Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) Gut pathogens Maintaining healthy gut flora The best nutritional approaches for gut healing Liz and I regularly talk about the very practical, how-to side of addressing health and nutrition related concerns, but we’re …