When stomach acid is depleted, it only takes half the number of pathogenic bacteria to cause disease. Hydrochloric acid plays an important part in the first step of digestion, which if not completed properly can result in digestive problems all the way through the digestive tract.
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Candida Most people think candida is just a vaginal yeast infection. My old doctor could not even pronounce it correctly. She called it Canada. Doh! The truth is that we need a little bit of Candida in our gut to help with our digestion. The challenge with this mischievous yeast is that when it’s overgrown […]
Our gut is our biggest immune system organ. When you have “Leaky Gut Syndrome”, you may or may not have overt symptoms. If you do have noticeable symptoms, they could include bloating, gas, stomach cramps, diarrhea or constipation, food sensitivities, autoimmune disease and aches and pains.