85: 3 Best Tests for Digestive Disorders

This informative episode explores Angela's top 3 tests she will consider when someone is suffering from gut issues and IBS. Angela runs through these tests explaining what they look for, how to do them and how much they cost, so you can be better prepared to know which might be suitable to help you find the underlying cause of your bloating, diarrhea, constipation, pain or even skin issues, brain fog, fatigue and more!

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81: What Your Poo Can Tell You & Testing Options

This a practical episode specific for anyone suffering with digestive disorders. Angela talks us through some different testing options that may be useful and goes into detail explaining what is tested in a Comprehensive Digestive Stool Analysis (CDSA) and how to use it.

This is a great, easy, non-invasive way to assess:

  • Digestive ability
  • Absorption capacity
  • Micro biome and any imbalances in the bacteria
  • Parasitic infection
  • Yeast infection
  • Accessory organs such as the liver, gallbladder, stomach and pancreas

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Show notes & Resources

6: SIBO - The Hidden Cause of IBS? (Part 2)

If you've experienced tummy upsets, pain, bloating, wind, heartburn, constipation or diarrhea and have tried everything to fix it with no success? Than this episode is for you! In this episode Angela reveals the common causative factor in over 86% of IBS cases.. SIBO - also know as Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth, where the small intestine becomes overrun with bacteria (good and bad) which can cause all the classic IBS digestive symptoms as well as systemic conditions such as fibromyalgia, fatigue, brain fog and much more. 

Angela explains how SIBO occurs, key signs to know if you have SIBO, how to test for it and how to treat it naturally so that you can resolve all these symptoms and truely return to the complete health you were designed for.

Show notes and resources

3 Take Away Keys

  1. If you suffer from IBS, have recently or previously had a gut infection or had chronic antibiotic use it is best to get tested for SIBO
  2. If SIBO is positive - need to restrict fermentable foods (Prebiotics): starches, fibers, grains, sugars, fruit and dairy for a period of time (in consult with your praccy)
  3. Look into natural treatment: Herbal Antimicrobials, Biofilm Disruptors, Prokinetics, Probiotics, Nutrient Replenishing

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1: Digestive Disorders - Causes and Treatments

In this show we explore some of the most prevalent digestive conditions such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Food Sensitivities, Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis (IBD), Coeliacs and more, identifying underlying causes which may be responsible for the onset of the condition along with natural ways you can begin to truly heal your gut from the inside out. 

Show notes and resources

  • Headspace - Mindfulness App - 10 mins a day for 10 days that can change your life. This app is free and  Angela recommends this to her clients as a great way to slow your mind, reduce stress and practice mindfulness.
  • Chemical Free Cleaner Recipe: 1tsp Bicarb, 10-20 drops Eucalyptus oil, splash of white vinegar + water in a 500ml - 1l container. 

3 Take Away Keys

  1. Work with a trustworthy Practitioner / Naturopath
  2. Repopulating the gut with good bacteria, especially after antibiotic use to re-establish a balance. 
  3. Use gut healing nutrients: Vitamin A, Slippery Elm, Glutamine, Marshmallow Root, Licorice Root (if you don’t have high blood pressure), Chamomile.

This show is about you, the listener, so get involved and send us your feedback, questions and topic suggestions in the comments section below or by emailing podcast@busbynaturopathics.com.au. 

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