In Case You Missed It
On Monday, we discussed if low carb or ketogenic diets are bad for your gut health.
On Wednesday’s podcast release, we spoke with Dr. Robert Abbott and discussed The Autoimmune Paleo Diet for Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis.
This study suggests that in genetically susceptible individuals …
“H. pylori infection can activate cross-reactive gastric T cells leading to gastric autoimmunity via molecular mimicry.”.
Though more human studies are needed, this study suggests that Mast Cells do play a role in various aspects of GI physiology and pathophysiology.
“Particularly in intestinal sensation, motility, secretion, permeability, and inflammation.”.
The findings in this study suggest that H. pylori components, urease in particular, may be among the environmental triggers that initiate various autoimmune diseases.
Laugh a Little!
Jason Glaspey, Founder: Mediterranean Vegetable Cakes
Sébastien Noël: Italian Chopped Salad
Emma Swanston: Sesame Crusted, Smoky Sweet Potato Burgers
Joel Runyon: Homemade Grapefruit Soda
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