Severe clinical outcomes of COVID-19 associated with proton pump inhibitors, PPIs
Objective The adverse effects of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) have been documented for pneumonia; however, there is no consensus regarding whether the use of PPIs might be harmful regarding the risk of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection. In this regard, we aimed to measure the potential associations of the current use of PPIs with the infection rates of COVID-19 among patients who underwent SARS-CoV-2 testing. Design Data were derived from a Korean…
Wondering if watching the carbs will help SIFO?
How about intestinal methanogen overgrowth? This study found that Methanobrevibacter and Candida were positively associated with diets high in carbohydrates but negatively with diets high in protein and fats.
Free Virtual Summit: March 30-April 3, 2020
Discover How To Avoid Infection, Stay Safe And Protect Your Family From Pandemic Devastation - My segment should be available FREE on Friday, April 3rd. The planned discussion / interview is focused on "How to reduce the risk from CoV-2: Link between systemic and digestive health"
Coronavirus & Digestive Health
An excellent guide out of China called the Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment. In addition to the most significant pulmonary complications, this virus can infect cells in the intestinal mucosa leading to severe GI symptoms, bacterial translocation and altered microbiome. Refer to page 30 - 31: IX. The Balance of Intestinal Microecology and Nutritional Support
Free to watch - THE DIGESTION SOS DOCUSERIES
Register now for instant access to Episode 1 and other free gifts. Watch the entire docuseries FREE from April 20-28, 2020. Discover the latest research, dietary modifications, lifestyle changes and groundbreaking solutions that work. My directors cut will be on Day 5 - Sat, April 25th.
We will send the Fast Tract Digestion book free to your primary care or GI doctor in the US
To celebrate 10,000 members in the Fast Tract Diet FB group, Digestive Health Institute will send the Fast Tract Digestion Heartburn or IBS paperback book free to either your primary care or GI doctor that you work with so long as they reside in the US.
Wondering if you have low stomach acid?
The most common risk factors include: Taking PPIs or H2 blockers, H. pylori infection, autoimmune atrophic gastritis or NSAID abuse. If at risk, the Heidelberg Acid Capsule Test can confirm.
How do you find your underlying causes of SIBO/ Dysbiosis & other GI issues?
I cover this in the Fast Tract Digestion books & many of my interviews. Here is an example with Elle Russ focusing on Thyroid, Adrenals, Motility, StomachAcid, H.pylori & Fasting
SIBO 101: Real Talk with Dana podcast
- The most common causes of SIBO? - Why is there so much confusion about the symptoms of low and high stomach acid? - How #GERD, low stomach acid (hypochlorhydria), and heartburn are related to SIBO - Methane vs. Hydrogen-dominance in SIBO, Hydrogen Sulfide SIBO, and the respective symptoms you will see with these different types and more
Join me on Sept 8 at 4:30 pm Eastern | 1:30 pm Pacific
SIBO SOS Master Class: SIBO Diet Updates Update your knowledge based on the latest scientific research & Take the necessary action steps to address SIBO and Functional GI issues NATURALLY