Gut Health

Can Yeast Overgrowth Make You Drunk?

Technically, yes. Too much candida in your gut microbiome can lead to a condition called auto-brewery syndrome.

3 months ago

The Best Defense: Boost Your Immune System

Your immune system works to keep you healthy 24 hours a day. Here's how to help it operate at peak…

4 months ago

Can Garlic Help Heal the Gut?

Turns out garlic is great for ulcers, food poisoning, and gut dysbiosis. Here's why — and how to get more…

6 months ago

Can Cabbage Juice Help Heal the Gut?

Turns out cabbage juice is great for peptic ulcers. Here's why — and how to get more cabbage juice in…

6 months ago

5 Gut-Healing Supplements

These supplements provide extra support when you're experiencing digestive symptoms — or working to keep them at bay.

6 months ago

Which Health Conditions Do Probiotics Help?

IBS, leaky gut syndrome, and mood disorders are just some of the conditions probiotics may help treat.

9 months ago

How Do I Find the Right Probiotic Supplement for Me?

Not all probiotics — or gut microbiomes — are created equal. Here's how to find the right probiotic for you.

9 months ago

How Do I Identify a Quality Probiotic Supplement?

The FDA doesn't regulate supplements, but here are some tips to suss out a quality probiotic.

10 months ago

Everything You Need to Know About Probiotics

Why are probiotics so popular? Are all supplements equally effective? Can I get enough friendly bacteria from food? Health experts…

10 months ago

The Secret Life of Your Microbiome

Why all those microorganisms — collectively known as the microbiome — play a critical role in supporting your health.

10 months ago

Recipes to Heal a Leaky Gut

Sarah Kay Hoffman, author of the new book, The Leaky Gut Meal Plan: 4 Weeks to Detox and Improve Digestive…

1 year ago

Big Pharma and the Future of Fecal Transplants

The debate over the future of fecal microbial transplants — and who will have access to them.

1 year ago

The Food Poisoning–IBS Connection

Food poisoning can trigger irritable bowel syndrome. Here’s how — and what you can do about it.

1 year ago

ASK THE DOCTOR: Can You Detox With Activated Charcoal?

An integrative-medicine doc weighs in on the dos and don’ts of using activated charcoal.

2 years ago

The Truth About Refined Grains

When ground into flours, most grains act like sugar in the body, triggering weight gain, inflammation and blood-sugar imbalances. Here’s…

2 years ago

Can Exercise Improve Your Gut Health?

Endurance training may alter our microbiome for good, according to a recent study.

2 years ago

Does Celery Juice Have Benefits for My Gut?

Our expert weighs in on the health benefits of drinking celery juice.

2 years ago

7 Alternative Antibiotics

The growing threat of antibiotic resistance is leading some researchers and doctors to investigate the power of natural remedies.

2 years ago

5 Steps to Heal a Leaky Gut

Here are the “five Rs” — remove, replace, reinoculate, repair, and rebalance — of leaky-gut treatment.

2 years ago

The Parasite Paradox

Intestinal organisms can be a trigger for troubling health issues. But new research finds they can also help the body…

2 years ago

Is It Possible to Take Too Many Probiotics?

If you suffer from SIBO — small intestinal bacterial overgrowth — you might want to be careful about which probiotic…

2 years ago