Archive for the ‘Digestive Health’ Category

 

Glyphosate: The Celiac-Causing Culprit

Posted on March 30th, 2015 by Dr. Mercola  |  4 Comments »

The mounting incidence of celiac disease in the country is undeniably a cause for alarm. Based on the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness’ report, approximately one percent, or one in every 133 Americans, suffer from this debilitating condition in the United States alone. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder triggered by a severe reaction to […]

 
 

Why Instant Noodles Can Potentially Wreck Your Health

Posted on February 25th, 2015 by Dr. Mercola  |  3 Comments »

Strapped for cash or feeling too tired to whip up a wholesome dinner? For many people the first option might probably be to cook some instant noodles. Indeed, easy-to-cook ramen noodles have become a popular go-to snack or meal choice for many, especially those who are pressed for time or are just not skilled in […]

 
 

How Does Inflammation Affect Your Health?

Posted on February 9th, 2015 by Dr. Mercola  |  4 Comments »

Inflammation is always present in diseases such as obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, periodontal disease, stroke, and heart disease. Chronic inflammation can greatly affect the function of the immune system and the brain. Dr. Joseph Mercola states that the majority of diseases would not even exist without inflammation. What’s more, most inflammatory diseases originate […]

 
 

What Your Bowel Movement Tells You About Your Health

Posted on October 3rd, 2014 by Dr. Mercola  |  3 Comments »

Did you know that your bathroom habits, especially your stool, can tell you a lot about your health? While this particular topic may be embarrassing or even disgusting for most people, natural health expert Dr. Joseph Mercola advises paying attention to the shape, size, color, and other features of your stool because it can give […]

 
 

What You Should Know Before Using Castor Oil

Posted on June 6th, 2014 by Dr. Mercola  |  13 Comments »

Castor oil is widely known as an effective natural remedy due to its antibacterial, antiviral, and antifungal properties. The oil is mostly made of fatty acids, 90 percent of which is ricinoleic acid, believed to be responsible for castor oil’s many health benefits. But in spite of castor oil’s many positive attributes, natural health expert […]

 
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