Diverticular disease Part II: Controlling flare ups of diverticulitis with diet

A Diet high in fiber is suggested as a preventative measure in diverticular disease only when no diverticulitis (inflammation of diverticula) is present. In the case of diverticulitis, the digestive system needs a chance to rest and your diet should be adjusted.   Diet guideline Day 1- 2 Digestion of solid foods at this stage[…]

Testing Part 1 of 2

Effects of autoimmune diseases on your gut In an autoimmune disease, the immune system mistakenly attacks and harm the body`s own tissues. Systemic autoimmune diseases can cause a variety of gastrointestinal manifestations. Gastrointestinal manifestations may be the initial presentation of systemic autoimmune disease or a complication of treatment. CLICK HERE! Systemic Lupus Erythematous SLE is[…]