Nutrient Solutions to Complement the 5R Protocol: A Comprehensive Approach to Maintaining Gut Health

Nutrient Solutions to Complement the 5R Protocol: A Comprehensive Approach to Maintaining Gut Health The Institute for Functional Medicine developed the 5R Program, a framework for addressing leaky gut and other gastrointestinal concerns. This program focuses on five areas of health that can be individualized based on a patient’s unique symptoms and health needs: Remove, […]

Unraveling the Complexity of Functional GI Concerns: Understanding Types, Causes and Solutions

Unraveling the Complexity of Functional GI Concerns: Understanding Types, Causes and Solutions TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Symptoms, Prevalence, and Subtypes of Functional GI Concerns 2. Underlying Causes of Functional GI Concerns 2.1. Food Sensitivity/Leaky Gut 2.2. Microbial Balance in the GI Tract 2.3. Spoiled Food 2.4. Mast Cell Activation 2.5. Low Stomach Acid and Digestive […]