Dr. Ruscio’s Wrap Up #226

In Case You Missed It

Dr. Ruscio’s Wrap Up #226 - DrR Feature Image 2261On Monday, we discussed how to use Elemental Heal plus MCT Oil Powder for a healthier gut.

On Wednesday, we spoke with Dr. Dan Stickler and discussed genetics, peptides, and data-driven healthcare.

Latest Research

This study reviewed the efficacy of several different treatment options for IBS Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source.

“The highest efficacy is currently found for peppermint oil, followed by psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacological interventions and probiotics. Traditional antispasmodic therapy has a moderate efficacy, whereas the list of (partially failed or canceled) motility affecting drugs yielded weak clinical results, and therapies by bran and fibers are of no value in IBS.”

This meta-analysis supports the efficacy of a low FODMAP diet Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source in the treatment of functional gastrointestinal symptoms.

LT4-Oral Solution could have an increased absorption rate compared to LT4 tablets Trusted SourcePubMedGo to source, especially in the presence of other factors interfering with LT4 absorption.

Laugh a Little!

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Healthy Foodie

The Healthy Apple: Roasted Cranberry Sauce
Gina Homolka: Asian Beef Zoodle Soup
Sébastien Noël: Grilled Chili-Lime Chicken
Taste Team: Paleo Pumpkin Pie

Happiness Homework 

Do some light stretching at your desk.

Dr. Ruscio’s Quotable

“The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.”
Kenneth Blanchard


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