Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease (IBD), Natural Medicine, & your Naturopathic Doctor (ND)

inflammatory-bowl-diseaseUlcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease are two chronic conditions that categorize inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Both conditions involve inflammation that affects the lining of the intestines. To read more about these 2 conditions, visit our…

Naturopathic Medicine and Digestive Disorders…Minnetonka MN Doctor

Ulcerative Colitis & Crohn’s Disease (IBD), IBS, Dysbiosis, SIBO, Candida, Constipation, and Diarrhea  In the following blog series, we will be discussing a variety of digestive conditions, such as: Ulcerative Colitis & Crohn’s Disease (IBD), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Constipation, Diarrhea, Dysbiosis, Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth, Candida/Yeast overgrowth, Celiac Disease, Acid Reflux, and more! Gastrointestinal complaints are one of the most common reasons individuals seek medical care. Unfortunately, conventional medicine often provides few answers to individuals suffering from these chronic conditions mentioned above. My hope is to provide folks with additional options and information that will likely provide long-lasting help and support! In addition to providing a brief overview of these conditions, we will discuss a naturopathic medicine approach involving: Diagnostic work-up/Laboratory testing Bloodwork IgG food sensitivity testing Comprehensive Stool Analysis & Parasitology x 3 Breath Testing Adrenal hormone testing Naturopathic Medicine Approach Multifactorial approach Treat the root cause Identify & correct underlying imbalances Utilize safe, natural, and effective therapies that work with the body (not against) to restore balance and healing Therapies/Strategies Clinical Nutrition/Dietary Strategies Classical Homeopathy Botanical Medicine (herbs) Nutritional Supplementation – including probiotics, amino acids, vitamins, minerals, etc. Lifestyle and stress management strategies My passion (and calling) is to provide others with hope, answers, and effective solutions. Many of my patients have found me after exhausting all of their options in the conventional medical system. They have often times lost hope and don’t even remember what it is like to feel “healthy”. The vast majority of the time (with some exceptions of course), the conditions described above are curable. There is hope. To read what others...