Is Gut Bacteria The Cause of Your Symptoms?

When we think of gut bacteria, we think of our digestive system. Now research is teaching us  that your gut dwellers can be affecting you in areas outside of your digestive tract. With our own cells out numbered 10 to 1, what strains we are housing can be the big decider of our health. An unhealthy balance of beneficial/good and pathogenic/bad bacteria, known as dysbiosis, it is not just your digestive system that can be affected.

So what disease are linked to dysbiosis? 

Digestive Conditions Linked to Dysbiosis

The diversity of your gut bacteria

Let’s start inside of your digestive system. Imbalances to your gut bacteria have been linked to:

  • Coeliac disease
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Diarrhoea
  • Diverticular disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver disease
  • Gum disease
  • Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)

Non-Digestive Conditions Linked to Dysbiosis

Outside of your digestive system, your gut bacteria interacts with your immune and nerve systems to have an affect on every cell of your body.

  • Alzheimers disease
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma & Eczema
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes Types I & II
  • Kidney stones
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Obesity
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
dysbiosis
Good and Bad Bacteria

 

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