risks of low fodmap diet

What are the risks of low FODMAP diet?

There are a number of risks of low FODMAP diet to watch for. Professional support through physicians and dietitians is recommended before embarking on the diet. It…

Prebiotic Fibers vs Low-FODMAP diet

Prebiotic Fibers vs Low-FODMAP Diet on IBS symptoms through changes in the Gut Microbiota

The low FODMAP diet has been widely used for overall GI relief in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). However, decreasing intake of fermentable carbohydrates reduces available…

low fodmap diet for ibs

Relevance of low FODMAP diet for IBS

Short answer – it depends, based on each individual’s reaction to various food combinations. Long answer – there is considerable interest in this low FODMAP diet for…

What is microbiota

What is microbiota? What is the link with a low FODMAP diet?

The microbiota refers to the collective community of microbes, that live on or within different parts of our bodies, like the skin, mouth, and gut. The gut…

Candor app – health insights

Stool color mix logged by users in the Candor Health app. Log your data in the Candor Health app to see how you track against the average.

App update! Calendar view

    New feature in the Candor Health app! Get a quick view of your month in our new calendar view! The dates are colored based on…

Key Takeaways about Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Key Takeaways about Inflammatory Bowel Disease Approximately 1,200,000 Million Americans and around 2.5 to 3 Million Europeans have Inflammatory Bowel Disease. See the prevalence statistics below: Recent…

How Common are Gastritis and Gastropathy

How Common are Gastritis and Gastropathy

How Common are Gastritis and Gastropathy H. Pylori gastritis is the most common type of gastritis, and nearly everyone who is infected with H. pylori develops chronic…

brain asks colon about a big breakfast

Big breakfast

 

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…