The gut plays a role in over 80% of the immune system and has a direct connection with the brain through the vagus nerve. Poor bacterial balance or dysbiosis is associated with every digestive tract disorder as well as auto-immune conditions and psychological and behavioral issues. The health of the body and mind are especially dependent upon the health of the human microbiome.
When the digestive system is damaged it leads to improper nutrient absorption and an increase in toxic substances in the body. This is one of the leading causes of chronic disease. Read More
The GI Map is one of my favorite diagnostic tests to get insight on what is going on inside your gut. It measures opportunistic organisms, normal flora, fungi, parasites and antibiotic resistance genes. As well as it looks at immunologic markers for GI health and function including SIgA, Elastase, Calprotectin and Anti-gliadin testing. Sample Report