Klebsiella: Infection, Detection and Natural Treatment

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Klebsiella infections are more common than you would think. Because you have ended up here I am assuming that you or someone you know has found a Klebsiella infection and you want to know more. Read on to learn what Klebsiella actually is, the symptoms it may be causing and possible treatment options. A Primer On Klebsiella Bacterial Overgrowth Members of the Klebsiella […]

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GERD & Melatonin With Promising Results

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When it comes to treating GERD elimination of refined foods, reduction in carbohydrates and improvement/increase of gastric acid and digestive enzymes is the first approach. For people that still experience reflux, testing and treating gut imbalances and infections is the next step. If GERD symptoms are still present that means that the root cause has not […]

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SIBO: Comparing Treatment Options

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There are a number of approaches to treating SIBO. Rifaximin, as discussed previously, is the frontline approach for western biomedicine and as an antibiotic appears less damaging than most. The fact that rifaximin is non-systemic, is minimally absorbed and predominantly stays localised in the gut is promising (1). Some potential issues with the rifaximin route […]

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SIBO: Does SIBO Cause Rosacea?

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SIBO, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, has been on my mind recently. For a long time it wasn’t looked for, talked about or even really known about by many healthcare providers here in Byron Bay and Australia in general. Things are changing. Thanks to new and affordable testing, growing evidence and increased education, SIBO is now […]

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Biofilms – Resistant Infections and Possible Treatments

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Research on difficult to treat parasitic infections continues to point towards biofilms being the limiting factor. As with most thing relating to the host-parasite interaction it is a multifactorial issue. Still biofilms are worth considering, especially if you are struggling to eliminate an enteric infection. Biofilms can be thought of as little cities of microbes. […]

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Giardia: Top Symptoms You Need To Know


Giardia lamblia (aka Giardia duodenalis, and Giardia intestinalis) is yet another protozoan parasite frequently encountered here in the Byron Bay region. Where you find other protozoan parasites, Blastocystis hominis, Dientamoeba fragilis and the likes, giardia should be on the radar as well. Giardia’s incidence Australia wide is unclear. Many warm temperate and sub + tropical […]

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