Gluten Free… Celiac Disease or Gluten Sensitive?

Gluten Sensitivities Are Probably Not Just in Your Head… by BodyLogicMD You’ve probably heard of gluten―a protein found in wheat, barley, and rye―and you probably know that some people can’t eat it. You may have even heard that those people have something called celiac disease. But did you know that some people who don’t have celiac disease … Continued

Balance Your Gut Bacteria, Balance Your Mood

Healthy Gut Flora Leads to More Stabilized Moods by BodyLogicMD For anyone who routinely suffers from anxiety, stress, and depression, the symptoms are rarely contained to just an emotional state—an upset mind often goes hand-in-hand with an upset stomach. Diarrhea, nausea, bloating, gas, and pain can all be common complaints for those suffering from mental … Continued

I Have A Gut Feeling Something Is Wrong

One of the foundations of good health is a properly functioning Gastrointestinal (GI) System. Your GI System is the gateway for almost everything that enters your body. It breaks down your food into nutrients, so you can absorb and use them for the billions of chemical reactions that take place in your body. When your GI … Continued

Improving Your G.I. Health with Balanced Hormones

In many cases, you can improve and maintain GI health by avoiding certain foods. You should definitely avoid junk, or processed foods. These foods contain many unnatural chemicals — just take a look at the ingredient list on the food labels. When those chemicals are absorbed into your body, your immune system responds to them. It will either initiate an inflammatory response to get rid of them or try to store them somewhere in your body.

Improving and Maintaining Your GI Health

You may be damaging your gastrointestinal (GI) health without realizing it and that may be causing a host of different medical problems. But there are many things you can do to repair a damaged gut and keep your digestive system healthy.

Healthy Eating for a Healthy Gut

Everything you eat or drink is processed through your gastrointestinal (GI) system, so it’s clear that it’s a very important body system that has a major effect on your overall health. But what can you do to keep your GI system healthy? Chicago bioidentical hormones expert, Dr. Joseph Mazzei, shares his expertise on improving and maintaining your GI health.