by Brenda Watson N.D., C.T.
and Leonard Smith, M.D.
Natural Solutions To Your Digestive Problems
“Reflux occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter (LES) malfunctions, allowing the contents of the stomach to flow backwards into the esophagus. Normally, the LES opens to allow food into the stomach; then it closes immediately to prevent that food and digestive secretions from entering the esophagus. In GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disorder), the LES malfunctions, staying open after food has entered the stomach. So, LES weakness causes GERD. But what causes the LES to weaken?”
“Chronic constipation is the top gastrointestinal complaint in the United States. ...Studies suggest that constipation may indirectly cause estrogen to be reabsorbed. With slow transit times, a low-fiber diet and low concentrations of bacteria, there will be resorption of estrogen. Elevated estrogen can give rise to many female problems, including breast, ovarian and uterine cancer.”
"The cause of diverticular disease is not known with certainty, but it is believed that lack of dietary fiber may play a key role, for it has long been noted that diverticular disease is practically non-existent in groups of people who eat high-fiber diets.”
“Dr. Burrill Crohn, for whom the disease is named, is generally credited with first describing Crohn’s disease in 1932. When it was later discovered that any portion of the GI tract could be affected by Crohn’s disease, new names for it cropped up; …enteritis, ileitis, proctitis, colitis, and ileocolitis. With regard to diet and lifesytle factors, the following have been found to contribute to Crohn’s disease:…”
“Use of the words ‘neurosis’ and ‘nervous’ imply that IBS is a psychological disorder- another inaccuracy. It is a very real physiological disorder, not a psychosomatic ailment, as once believed…”
You owe it to yourself to make informed decisions! There may be better options for your digestive problems than a prescription surgical procedure. Now, with Gut Solutions, the second book by best selling author and digestive care expert, Brenda Watson N.D. (Naturopathic Doctor) and Leonard Smith M.D. (Medical Doctor and renowned gastrointestinal surgeon) you will find easy to understand, natural solutions for your particular digestive care conditions.
Gut Solutions will present digestive care research and provide a simple plan to achieve optimum health:
● Learn about various therapeutic and natural options for your digestive conditions.
● Get the facts on effective diet and lifestyle changes - before you are given a prescription or surgical procedure to treat your digestive disease.
● Be empowered to ask your physician intelligent and focused questions about your digestive health issues.
● Have the opportunity to make informed decisions and play an active role in your Gut Solutions
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•Detoxify your body and your organ systems.
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•Improve your selection and digestion of foods
by Brenda Watson N.D., C.T. and Leonard Smith, M.D.