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Bowel & Gut Disorders: Causes & Risks

There are a variety of different bowel and gut disorders that affect the healthy balance gut flora. The causes can range from hereditary factors, chemical interaction (medications, etc), immune problems, bacterial and parasitic infections, giardia, contaminated food sources. This can create ongoing problems like gas, bloating, diarrhea, leaky gut, acid reflux and chronic indigestion. It is estimated that 50% of the world’s population is thought to be infected with the H. Pylori bacteria. Infection with H. Pylori can be asymptomatic and may cause chronic inflammation and ulcers in the stomach. H. Pylori is typically treated with multiple high doses of antibiotics – a treatment which further destroys your gut's flora balance.

Regardless of the type of bowel disorder you are experiencing, it is imperative that you restore your gut flora to a healthy balance to avoid more serious inflammatory bowel diseases or other health problems in the future.

It is our belief that good health begins in the gut and is responsible for a host of system-wide health issues. Do not wait for a life-threatening health issue to occur before taking the easy steps to improve your condition and your digestive system.