Monthly Archives: November 2015

What Is Leaky Gut Syndrome

Leaky gut syndrome is a poorly understood medical condition which is largely unknown to even many practitioners in the field. It is an intestinal disorder caused by an increase in the permeability of the lining of the gut. This causes two kinds of problems: interference with the filtration and absorption mechanism breach of the protective […]

Staying Alert For Sepsis

Even highly trained doctors can miss the signs of some common but serious conditions, especially when they present with nonspecific symptoms that could be almost anything. So although laypeople should not be expected to second-guess medical professionals when they seek advice, it does not hurt to keep some common possibilities in mind. But don’t take […]

Celiac Disease Symptoms And Diagnosis

Celiac disease symptoms are often confused with the less popular condition called Leaky Gut Syndrome, since they are similar and caused by almost the same mechanisms. While one is a genetic condition, the other is of unknown cause. Celiac disease is a genetically determined hypersensitivity to gluten in the diet. Gluten is the primary protein […]