The Gut And Brain Connection Is Strong
How does the gut bacteria in our body affects the brain and body? One always affects the other; it's interesting how the gut and brain are connected.
If you've been reading this series on inflammation, you'd know how gut health, foods, and brain health are the triumverate of being healthy and happy. So how does out diet (or lack of good digestion) actually contribute to the illness of our brain?
Why We Are Designed to Be Healthy
There is nothing natural about being sick. In a perfect world, we might live forever. Being that's not the case there are numerous reasons why being healthy is important to each of us in the short term and long term for optimal health.
What exactly does it mean to be healthy, and why is sickness just not a natural state of being. No. Being sick is not natural. Being healthy is it's what we're designed to be. There is nothing natural about having a body that is imbalanced, tired, sick, and in pain. There are no so called diseases in nature. There are no animals with rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, multiple sclerosis or asthma.
How To Repair Gut Lining
Is it possible to keep our intestines healthy? Ultimately, we want to know how to protect it from bacteria in order to keep our immune system strong.
Probiotics have a mission in our bodies to shield the intestinal barrier from breaking down. They also can effect on how tight of a barrier our intestinal cell wall is, and ultimately whether or not it can and will be impenetrable for bad bacteria and toxins. How effective the probiotics are in holding our intestinal cells together serves as the seal between those cell tissues that can ultimately regulate whether or not molecules can enter the bloodstream. But how is its strength determined?
Allergy Symptoms In Poor Digestive System
What is that that causes allergies to affect negatively your immune system? Does a compromised immune system cause allergies or are allergies low immune system causes?
If you've followed this blog for a while, you know that I strongly believe there is a connection our microbiome has in fighting seasonal and chronic allergies. Now, it's important to note that food allergies have ballooned by over 45% in kids since the mid-nineties. There are numerous theories, and I have tried to hypothesize why. The one gaining the foremost traction stems from the drastic modified food choices kids face today. This change (and not for the better) in modified feeding habits has altered the microbiome composition of a majority of teens.
What happens to your body when you have an allergic reaction?
What happens when you have an allergic reaction to anything? What specifically is your body doing when it has an allergy to antibiotics like pencillin or foods like peanuts?
In this episode of The Mental Minute, I explain what happens to your body internally when it responds negatively to an inflammatory response like allergies. As a way to explain it, I use an illustration of filling a cup of coffee with cream to explain types of allergies and the responses they create.
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Jared Toay, aka. the "Digestion Dude" or "Mad Scientist" has actively been promoting the importance of gut health and digestion for more than 5 years. A weight loss researcher, bodybuilder, and creator of a wide variety of fermented foods and drinks, he has had a lengthy journey on his way to healthy living. As an accomplished author and speaker, he has found that the best way to be awakened to our full potential inside and outwardly to the world is through strengthening the gut and brain connection. If you are ready to experience why you are such an amazing human, be sure to follow him on all his social media platforms.
How does bacteria rule our bodies? Is it possible that the microbiome controls more than we think than just in our gut?
Have you ever wondered where can you use probiotics on your body? In this podcast episode of Got With Your Gut, I dive into the aspects of why probiotics are all over our bodies and a lot of microbiome can assist us in becoming healthier. Can probiotics be effective on your body or in our bodies other than our guts?
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Is it possible to improve gut health so that you can eliminate allergies? Are allergies caused by poor gut health and digestion?
There is a little known secret in the digestion community that understands what the secret weapon is in strengthening your immune system, and ultimately, your allergies. That secret is probiotics. In this podcast episode I'll look at whether your gut health affect allergies and what a dedication to improving digestion can do to reduce allergic reactions.
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