Drs. Rebecca Sand, Ami Kapadia and Ilana Gurevich tackle complex digestive topics, spanning IBS, Celiac, parasites, SIBO, sleep and the gut, biofilms, the gut-brain connection and more. Tune in to hear clinical pearls, research updates and think with us through some tough cases.
Designed to be a conversation among friends ...friends who happen to be gut doctors.
SIFO Part 1
In our first episode Dr. Ami Kapadia leads us in a discussion of fungal overgrowth in the GI tract. Topics include:
Symptoms Testing Treatment of SIFO
Organic Acid Testing, Stool Testing
Association with allergies, MCAS, skin
Vulvovaginitis and candidiasis
IBS, IBD and SIFO
Biofilm and SIFO
#IBS #biofilm #MCAS #IBD #tonguecoating #protozoa #organicacidtesting
SIFO Part 2
We had too much to cover! Here, Dr. Kapadia continues our discussion with the following:
Foundations of health
Stress and gut health
Limbic system retraining
Diet and SIFO
Nutrient deficiencies - magnesium, iron, others
Effects of PPIs and H2 blockers
Medication and herbal treatment
#SIFO #botanicalmedicine #fluconazole #diflucan #PPI #H2blockers #magnesium #nutrientdeficiency #gutandstress #irondeficiency #diet
SIFO Part 3
Dr's Sand, Kapadia and Gurevich continue their discussion on SIFO, Small Intestinal Fungal Overgrowth. In this episode Dr. Kapadia leads us through more details in a discussion of fungal overgrowth in the GI tract. Covered in this episode:
-Botanicals and medications for SIFO
-gluten sensitivity and candida
-sugar and candida, and the mold yeast elimination diet
-MCAS, cromolyn, nettles, quercitin
#mcas #nettles #cromolyn #sugarandcandida #glutensensitivity #gymnema #antifungals #botanicalmedicine #eliminationdiet
GI & Sleep
Dr. Ami Kapadia present her clinical experience with the effects of sleep (or lack of) on gut health. You'll get to bed early after this one!
Testing can be hard for this one- which tests can you trust and what do you do once you find them. Dr. Gurevich shares her deep dives and best tips.