Why Go on a Cleanse?

Why Go on a Cleanse? “Food is information” – JJ Virgin, celebrity nutritionist, author, and one tough mama Now that we have discussed the common link between inflammation, Leaky Gut Syndrome, and a Hyperactive Immune System, let’s take a closer look at what you can actually do to feel better. It might seem overwhelming and downright impossible to see the light at the end of the disease tunnel, but there is actually a lot you…

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Leaky Gut Syndrome

Leaky Gut Syndrome *Disclaimer: In my practice, I believe in humor as a way of coping with any serious problem. I believe in the healing therapy of laughter, especially when dealing with illness, which can be an isolating and dark experience. While writing about serious diseases that might be affecting you or your family member, I add a sprinkle of jokes for you to know that I care and there is hope, and that even…

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Food Allergy

Source: U.S. National Library of Medicine. Food allergy is an abnormal response to a food triggered by your body’s immune system. In adults, the foods that most often trigger allergic reactions include fish, shellfish, peanuts, and tree nuts, such as walnuts. Problem foods for children can include eggs, milk, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, and wheat. The allergic reaction may be mild. In rare cases it can cause a severe reaction called anaphylaxis. Symptoms of food…

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