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Inconsistencies With the Representation of Jon Jones and His Failed USADA Tests

Inconsistencies With the Representation of Jon Jones and His Failed USADA Tests

Disclaimer: Most of the articles that I have contributed to Fix Your Gut are written to educate people about the digestive system. This article falls under the category of an op-ed and is for entertainment purposes only. I do not claim to be one of the experts

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Elevated Amount of Glyphosate Found in Oat Products, What to Watch For

Elevated Amount of Glyphosate Found in Oat Products, What to Watch For

Do you want more oats for breakfast with your daily dose of glyphosate? A recent report released by the advocacy group Environmental Working Group (EWG) measures the amount of glyphosate in favorite breakfast products that contain oats. Many brands of different oat-containing products were found to have

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Even UFC Champion, Georges St-Pierre, Suffers From Ulcerative Colitis

Even UFC Champion, Georges St-Pierre, Suffers From Ulcerative Colitis

Many people come to Fix Your Gut frustrated and looking for answers or information to assist them and their doctors with figuring out and solving a gut issue. Often they feel like it is only happening to them. They are ill because of their poor lifestyle choices,

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C60 Fullerene “Buckyballs”: The Most Overpriced Supplement on the Market?

C60 Fullerene “Buckyballs”: The Most Overpriced Supplement on the Market?

The anti-aging marketing machine has picked up C60 Fullerene molecule claiming that it will improve memory, decrease recovery time between workouts, increase your lifespan, kill bacteria and viruses, and of course, they must throw in weight loss claims into the mix too, right?  If you have ever looked

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How Will the Ban on Trans Fat Affect You?

How Will the Ban on Trans Fat Affect You?

The FDA has announced that within the next three years, they will be putting a ban on artificially created trans fats. When I first read the consumer update, my first thought was what took them so long?  As a nation, we are spending more money from the

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Does Your Child’s Gut Microbiome Affect Their Behavior?

Does Your Child's Gut Microbiome Affect Their Behavior?

The University of Ohio hosts a research team led by Dr. Lisa Christian with the purpose of investigating stress and health in pregnancy.  Recently, the team studied 77 toddlers ranging from 18 – 27 months old.[1]  The parents filled out a temperament survey, and stool samples were collected

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