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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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New Study “Proves” Fluoride-Free Toothpaste “Doesn’t” Work

New Study "Proves" Fluoride-Free Toothpaste "Doesn't" Work

I shake my head when most mainstream health articles come across my news feed. Facebook friends share them occasionally and most of the time, the articles and the studies most of these articles reference are flawed. Very few people read the articles, let alone the studies. Most

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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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