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Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis

Rebalance the Gut, Rebalance the Immune System

It is very exciting to see the incredible increase in scientific research being released that relates gut issues to various health problems elsewhere in the body. The research that explores this relationship...

Intestinal Permeability in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Prevention of Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis, or MS, is an autoimmune condition, and this is a disease that actually has its origin in the gut! The gut, as you know, regulates inflammation in the body and plays a huge role in regulat...

The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, MD, and Dr. Terry Wahls

Today’s program features an interview with my good friend, Dr. Terry Wahls. Dr. Wahls is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Iowa and a staff physician at the Iowa City Veterans Affairs Hos...

Multiple Sclerosis – Prebiotic Foods May Make a Huge Difference

Multiple sclerosis (MS) has been diagnosed in more than 400,000 Americans, with about 200 new cases identified each week. The overwhelming approach in addressing MS is centered on drugs designed to alter th...

Dietary Fatty Acids Directly Impact Central Nervous System Autoimmunity via the Small Intestine

Risk of Demyelinating Diseases in the Central Nervous System in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease Treated With Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors

Chronic intestinal inflammation alters hippocampal neurogenesis

Explaining Fecal Transplant

While it may not be currently approved by the FDA, or even a mainstream treatment in general, fecal transplant offers a powerful means of resetting the gut microbiome. By simply transplanting fecal matter fr...

The Role of Gut Permeability in MS

Fundamental aspects of our clinical protocol for dealing with multiple sclerosis actually center upon re-building gut wall integrity. Multiple sclerosis, like other autoimmune conditions is a manifestation o...