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What is GAPS?

2018-04-12T10:48:33-07:00Categories: Blog, Chronic Fatigue, Leaky Gut|Tags: , , |

GAPS stands for both Gut and Psychology Syndrome and Gut and Physiology Syndrome.  The termed coined by Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride is to describe the connection between the state of our digestive system and the function of our brains and bodies. How does GAPS work? Basically if your digestive system is compromised and not functioning properly, [...]

What even is a Leaky Gut?

2018-11-17T03:49:51-07:00Categories: Blog, Chronic Fatigue, Food Allergies & Intolerances, Leaky Gut|Tags: , , , |

What even is a Leaky Gut?  Lesson #1 You hear about it all the time but what actually is it? And more importantly is it affecting you? Your small intestine has a very thin layer of cells constructing its walls and creating its border.  These are called epithelial cells and they are equipped with tight [...]