5 Important things you need to know about SIBO

5 Important Things You Need to Know About SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth)

1. What are the causes of Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)? Recent studies indicate that SIBO is not well understood yet and it is associated with a…

Typical uses of Hydrogen Breath Test

What are the Typical Uses of Hydrogen Breath Test?

Typical uses of the Hydrogen Breath Test Fructose or Lactose Malabsorption The patient takes a base reading of hydrogen levels in the breath. The patient is then…

What is Hydrogen Breath Test?

 Hydrogen Breath Test A hydrogen breath test (or HBT) is used as a diagnostic tool for small intestine bacterial overgrowth and carbohydrate malabsorption, such as lactose, fructose,…

Natural Herbs and Spices with Therapeutic Effects

Natural Herbs and Spices Today’s diets (sodas, sugar, corn syrup, etc.) and lifestyles (lack of sleep, stress, rushing through meals, etc.) can reduce the efficiency of our…

How is Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) diagnosed?

Small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), also termed bacterial overgrowths, or small bowel bacterial overgrowth syndrome (SBBOS), is a disorder of excessive bacterial growth in the small intestine….

Different color of stools

What are the different colors of stool and what do they mean?

Different Colors of Stool While brown is considered the “normal” color s for stool, greenish-brown hues may also be seen as normal. Some other colors are: Black:…

role of gut bacteria

Role of gut bacteria and the immune system

The role of Gut Bacteria and the Immune System The role of gut bacteria is to help normal functioning of the gastrointestinal tract and any imbalance can…