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Healing Leaky Gut in 5 Simple Steps

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Dr. Doni explains why it can be so hard to get treatment for leaky gut and outlines her 5-step plan for healing it. Part 3 of Dr. Doni’s Series on Leaky Gut So far in this series, we’ve covered a few important questions: Is leaky gut real? And, What is leaky gut? We also discussed how you would know you have leaky gut, what causes it, and how to test for it. If you missed the first two parts of this series and would like to catch up, here are… Read the rest

Testing for Leaky Gut – Putting the Pieces Together

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Dr. Doni, Naturopathic doctor, explains the causes of leaky gut and offers her views and advice on how best to test for it. Part 2 of Dr. Doni’s Series on Leaky Gut Many people suffer from leaky gut (intestinal permeability), but don’t know they have it. They are puzzled by symptoms that just won’t go away such as fatigue, IBS, anxiety, aches and pains, unexplained headaches, and allergies for many years—never suspecting that all these seemingly unrelated symptoms have the same cause. The problem is that many traditional doctors aren’t… Read the rest

Leaky Gut – What Is It and What Can You Do About It?

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In the first of a new blog series, Naturopathic Doctor, Dr. Doni gives an overview of Leaky Gut. She explains what it is and how to test and treat it naturally. Part 1 of Dr. Doni’s Series on Leaky Gut Leaky Gut, otherwise known as intestinal permeability, is a major underlying cause of many health issues including IBS, headaches, weight gain, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, anxiety, depression, autoimmune conditions, and allergies. So, why is it so often not identified or addressed? Let’s get to the bottom of this and help you understand… Read the rest

8 Health Risks When You Have a MTHFR Genetic Mutation

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Dr. Doni, Naturopathic Doctor and author, explains how a MTHFR genetic mutation increases your risk of developing 8 common health conditions. Part 10 of Dr. Doni’s Series on How Genetic Mutations Affect Your Health Throughout this series of articles, I’ve given a lot of technical detail about the genetics of MTHFR. Today, in this final article in the series, I’d like to summarize how the MTHFR genetic mutation can increase the risk of developing serious health conditions. My intention is not to scare you—I just want to stress the importance… Read the rest

MTHFR, Cervical Dysplasia and Cancer Risk

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Dr. Doni, Naturopathic Doctor and Midwife, explains how MTHFR mutations are related to cervical dysplasia (abnormal cells on the cervix) and cancer. Part 9 of Dr. Doni’s Series on How Genetic Mutations Affect Your Health In this series of articles, I’m focusing on genetic mutations (or SNPs) that can increase your risk of developing certain health conditions and how to test for them so you can start preventing those health issues. Here is a list of all the articles so far, with links so you can easily go read them… Read the rest

MTHFR, Diabetes, and Heart Disease

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Dr. Doni, author of The Stress Remedy, explains the connections between MTHFR mutations, diabetes, and heart disease, and offers tips for optimizing your health. Part 8 of Dr. Doni’s Series on How Genetic Mutations Affect Your Health The first seven articles in this series describe genetic mutations (SNPs), how to test for them, and how they affect the methylation cycle, mood, and fertility. If you missed any of these posts and wish to catch up, here are the links: Part 1: Genetics and Your Health – An Introduction Part 2:… Read the rest

Attend Two Free Natural Health Summits with Dr. Doni

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Dr. Doni, author of The Stress Remedy, joins forces with other natural health experts in two free online summits that cover a variety of topics on health and wellness. Hi Everyone, I participated in two health summits this week, on two different topics: SLEEP and TOXINS. This was a great opportunity to band together with other natural health experts to offer you a variety of different viewpoints and approaches. All too often, people approach healthy living—both physically and emotionally—using one-size-fits-all solutions that never seem to work. The reason this “cookie… Read the rest

MTHFR, Adrenal Fatigue and Burnout

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Dr. Doni, author of The Stress Remedy, explains how MTHFR mutations are related to adrenal burnout and chronic fatigue, as well as how to get your groove back. Part 7 of Dr. Doni’s Series on How Genetic Mutations Affect Your Health The first six articles in this series describe genetic mutations (SNPs), how to test for them, and how they affect the methylation cycle, mood, and fertility. If you missed any of these posts and wish to catch up, here are the links: Part 1: Genetics and Your Health –… Read the rest

Pregnancy, Miscarriages and MTHFR

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Dr. Doni, naturopathic doctor and midwife, explains how MTHFR increases risk of miscarriage and how to get the right kind of support for your pregnancy. Part 6 of Dr. Doni’s Series on How Genetic Mutations Affect Your Health This article is part 6 of a series on how genetic mutations affect our health. The first five articles describe genetic mutations (SNPs), how to test for them, and how they affect the methylation cycle and mood. If you missed any of these posts and wish to catch up, here are the… Read the rest

MTHFR, Genetics, and Stress: A Recipe for Anxiety and Depression

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Dr. Doni explores the relationship between genetic mutations, MTHFR, mood and stress, and explains why a whole body approach is the best way to feeling better. Part 5 of Dr. Doni’s Series on How Genetic Mutations Affect Your Health Almost every patient I see has some history of anxiety, depression, PMS, PMDD (pre-menstrual dysphoric disorder), or other mood-related health issue. And when you read about my health story (which you can find in my book, The Stress Remedy), you’ll find that I have too. To me, as a naturopathic doctor,… Read the rest

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