LEAKY GUT


Leaky gut occurs when the tight junctions in the intestinal lining cells pull apart and allow undigested food to pass into the blood stream and other tissues causing inflammation. Leaky gut is often the underlying factor that leads to many other symptoms and diseases but especially autoimmune diseases. Many people suspect they have leaky gut but have no idea how to fix it.

At A to Zinc Nutrition, we understand that leaky gut is chronic inflammation of the digestive tract. Reducing inflammation is what we specialize in. We use the MRT® (Mediator Release Test) to help identify foods that are causing inflammation as well as foods that are least inflammatory. We use a second blood test to measure vitamin and mineral deficiencies. Working with our Registered Dietitian and Certified LEAP Therapist will ensure success in reducing inflammation through foods and restoring deficiencies of specific nutrients that restore the tight junctions in the intestinal lining cells. Having a healthy gut is key to optimal health for everyone!

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