Archive for SIBO

Big Bellies: the Causes of and Treatments for Bloating

"Abdominal bloating is a frequent and bothersome but poorly understood clinical problem" It's not a subject for dinner table conversation but about 15-30 percent of the population experiences it,  it can be very painful, and it's just beginning to get the respect it deserves in the research arena. Read more [...]

The Gut in Fatigue, Pain, Mood and ME/CFS/FM: Part II – The Emerging Story

  Two medical practitioners/researchers, Dr. Bested and Alan Logan, with a long history of involvement in chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), have written a series of three review papers suggesting gut flora and gut issues impact the fatigue, pain and mood issues present in ME/CFS and fibromyalgia. Read more [...]

The Gut, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia – the Emerging Story

Dysbiosis - The condition that results when the natural flora of the gut are thrown out of balance The gut has not received alot of research in either fibromyalgia or chronic fatigue syndrome but it's becoming more and more clear that the gut is a player and the only question is how big of a role Read more [...]