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Microbiome

What is Human Microbiome? And is your gut microbiota causing weight gain?

A microbiome is a community consisting of trillions of microorganisms (also called microbiota or microbes) of thousands of different species that inhibit our bodies.
Leaky Gut

If you have these symptoms you may be suffering from leaky gut…

Leaky Gut is the name given to damaged and permeable intestinal lining which allows undigested food particles, toxic waste products and bacteria to ‘leak’ through the intestinal wall into the bloodstream.

Probiotic and Prebiotic

 Probiotic and Prebiotic?

Trusting Your Gut

In human intestines, there are many strains of two main species of friendly bacteria, Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium.  Probiotics and Prebiotics both help those friendly bacteria, but in different ways:

What is the Difference between Probiotic and Prebiotic?

How do I take this. 

People often ask us How do I take this? Our Sally-Ann Creed Products, directions for use and what can they be taken with are all below.

We have put together a comprehensive list of “How do I take this”.…

Various Collagen Products

Collagen declines with age, and for this reason research into collagen has exploded in the past few years.  I decided a some years ago to womble around and look at what’s available in the collagen line, and sadly I was flabbergasted at the additives and all I saw in the products on the shelves. 

Paprika

I’ve just brought in a pile of the most marvellous organic and conventional (but ALL non-irradiated) herbs and spices.  Why? Because I don’t trust those I buy off the shelf! Simple.  They could be, stale, ‘cut’ with cornflour or wheat starch, heaven knows what else, and what kind of conditions are they dried in? 

Berberine

 

Berberine is one of the most exciting natural products in current medical research and has nothing short of amazing properties. 

Other than for weight loss, it’s a powerful:

  • Anti-viral
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Anti-bacterial

Berberine is most commonly taken for

  • Weight Loss
  • Powerful anti-ageing properties on skin
  • Anti-inflammatory for skin and entire body
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Dysglycaemia
  • Reduces Insulin Levels
  • High Cholesterol
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Some studies say it’s much better than metformin. 

How Glutamine Helps Weight Loss

Why you’ll LOVE Glutamine:

  • Encourages weight loss
  • Dramatically curbs carb and sugar cravings!
  • Intestinal repair, particularly leaky gut
  • Helps bowel regularity
  • Enhances mental clarity
  • Improves overall digestion
  • Improves nutrient absorption
  • Helps calm stress
  • Speedier recovery from exercise
  • Faster recovery from operations

Here are some other ways glutamine supports your body:

  • Relieves muscle soreness (amazing for recovery from exercise)
  • Athletic injuries
  • Excellent in autoimmune conditions
  • Helps chronic fatigue
  • Prevents gas and bloating
  • Prevents cachexia in cancer victims
  • Controls diarrhoea and constipation
  • Eliminates food sensitivities
  • Helps eliminate rashes/hives
  • Reduces/eliminates bad breath
  • Improves absorption – prevents nutritional malabsorption
  • Excellent for healing eczema, acne
  • Good in Crohn’s disease, colitis
  • Excellent in managing diabetes
  • Helps adrenal fatigue

Why wouldn’t you want to take it?

Zinc

Vitamin D has been all over the news in the health community and even mainstream medicine over the past 6 months with Covid-19 front and centre. If you have good levels of vitamin D3, your chance of a healthy heart, immune system and ability to avoid or get through an infection quickly is vastly improved.

health fibre

There are 2 schools of thought about fibre, but let’s be clear – the human body is designed to use fibre. The more healthy fibre you get in your diet, the better your digestive system functions.

Maxifos powder in packaging

MaxiFOS is the ideal food for your microbiome. It is a PREbiotic, not a PRObiotic, although both are important. Prebiotic fibre resists digestion, instead heading to your colon where it creates those awesome energy-producing short chain fatty acids.

healthy liver, healthy skin

9 common signs your liver is in danger:

1. JAUNDICE: A condition known as jaundice occurs when waste builds up Eating whole food is a great start. Leave out sugar, refined carbs and any junk.
Gum Health

You’ve probably heard of bile, but did you know it’s a ‘secret’ to successful weight loss?

Before we get into that though, bile’s a greenish-yellow liquid produced by the liver and stored in the gallbladder and is released to assist digestion when you eat.

FLU TOOLKIT

Change-Of-Season Flu/Viruses Toolkits

Apart from the panic over the Coronavirus, we are now officially entering a change of season world wide – either going into Autumn or Spring, depending in which hemisphere you live.…

Rosacea

Rosacea is a really nasty skin disorder affecting the curves and features of the centre of the face. It is often called acne rosacea.

It’s generally characterised by one or more of the following:

• Light to heavy facial flushing (erythema) which can be transient or permanent
• Papules and pustules
• Telangiectasia – threadlike red lines or patterns that cross the face
• Rhinophyma – where the nose thickens and becomes bulbous

Women of 30-50 are most often victims of this condition, and find it frustrating and embarrassing to deal with for obvious reasons.…

Side Effects

I am still amazed every day by what my utterly amazing brand of Pure Hydrolysed Collagen I am bringing in is doing for me and for thousands of people around the country. It’s become so effective that many doctors are referring patients to this brand (which is the fastest growing brand of collagen in the country) but there ARE side effects!…

Sweetener

Product Information:

This is a wonderfully unique, no-calorie, no-carb sweetener made from all natural ingredients. It has a wonderfully clean sweet taste with no artificial aftertaste whatsoever. If eaten by the spoon it melts quickly in your mouth and tastes a lot like candy floss if you are old enough to remember that far back.…

Eggs 1

I have to say the thing that really upsets me is to see people throw away a valuable, nutritional powerhouse in the egg yolk, and eat the useless egg white.  It’s sacrilege! People are just so confused about eggs as a whole (no pun intended), so let’s have a look at the science behind eggs.…

Akkermansia

Say what?

Now that I have your attention – I’m going to tell you about a new strain of bacteria which quite literally, can help you lose weight!  Have you ever heard of Akkermansia muciniphilia? …

Prebiotics

You’ve heard of PRObiotics – the beneficial bacterial population in our bodies, but what about PREbiotics?

Prebiotics are found in certain foods and are essential for increasing and feeding our healthy beneficial gut flora which go to make up our microbiome – that nine-tenths of who we are – but we simply do not get enough. …

Berberine

We know there is no such thing as a panacea, but Berberine comes pretty close if you are suffering from:

  • Diabetes
  • High blood sugar levels
  • Insulin resistance
  • NAFLD
  • PCOS
  • Hypertension
  • Dyslipidemia (raised cholesterol etc)
  • Weight gain
  • Abdominal obesity

Even cancer, Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s it seems are responding in some preliminary studies.

hashimoto

What goes onto your fork and into your mouth can change your life, no matter what you are suffering from. While this can apply to every area of your life – weight loss, celiac disease, Rheumatoid Arthritis and auto-immune disease of every kind – it is particularly relevant to Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis (HT).…

Probiotics

All About Probiotics

What part of our body weighs around 3kg and has the ability to affect our emotions?

You’d be right if you said it was the weight of bacteria we carry around in our gut. …

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