Digestive Disorders and Fat Absorption

Digestive disorders and Fat Absorption To absorb fats requires bile In people with digestive disorders, they have inflamed mucous membranes and imbalances in their gut flora, which leads to the production of excessive mucus to protect itself. These large amounts of mucus interfere with [...]

Digestive Disorders and Fat Absorption 2019-08-06T02:21:25+00:00

Bile Microbiome Connection

Bile-Microbiome Connection Bile increases survival rates of good bacteria in your colon while suppressing the bad bacteria Pathogenic bacteria convert bile acids into toxic compound lithocholate, which interferes with your liver’s ability to convert cholesterol into bile acids, driving up cholesterol Probiotics increases bile [...]

Bile Microbiome Connection 2019-07-23T01:09:50+00:00

FIVE Connections Between Bile Flow and Thyroid Function

FIVE Connections between Bile Flow and Thyroid Function If not absorbing fats, you can’t make thyroid hormones Finland study: hypothyroidism 7x more likely in people with decreased bile flow Bile triggers release of the enzyme that converts T4 to T3 Gut bacteria plays a [...]

FIVE Connections Between Bile Flow and Thyroid Function 2019-07-08T01:18:58+00:00

Why are fat-soluble vitamins important?

Vitamin A has multiple functions: it is important for growth and development, for the maintenance of the immune system and good vision. Vitamin D – bone health, immune function, main building block of your hormones, increases the biodiversity of the microbiome Vitamin E – nerves, cell [...]

Why are fat-soluble vitamins important? 2019-06-17T03:35:57+00:00

FIVE Signs of Gallbladder Dysfunction

Trouble digesting fats Irregular bowel movements Yellow/pale stools Floating stools Emotional Issues: Resentment or mad This can also occur if you have your gallbladder removed.

FIVE Signs of Gallbladder Dysfunction 2019-06-10T03:57:36+00:00

Why is Fat Metabolism Important?

Why is fat metabolism important? Fats are part of every cell membrane Integral part of the nervous system and brain Fats are needed to proper hormonal balance Needed to inflammatory responses Cell to cell communication ALSO: fat is optimal fuel for humans [...]

Why is Fat Metabolism Important? 2019-05-27T03:41:57+00:00

FOUR Changes you need to make if Gallbladder is removed

FOUR Changes you need to make if you have your gallbladder removed: Change the way you eat. You will need to eat small amounts of fats throughout the day. You will need to take digestive enzymes. You will need to take bile salts. You [...]

FOUR Changes you need to make if Gallbladder is removed 2019-05-06T15:39:03+00:00

THREE Important Functions of the Gallbladder

THREE Reasons to have Gallbladder Removed: Infections Blockage Cancer Even if you have gallstones or sludge in your gallbladder, it is possible to slowly dissolves the gallstones with certain supplements and dietary changes. Here are the THREE Important Functions of the Gallbladder: We need the [...]

THREE Important Functions of the Gallbladder 2019-04-29T02:04:55+00:00