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The Perfect Stool Understanding and Healing the Gut Microbiome

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Are you struggling to restore your gut to perfect health? Hear host Lindsey Parsons interview functional and integrative medicine professionals, patients and scientists about the gut microbiome, the current state of research and how they approach treating IBS, IBD, candida, constipation, diarrhea, GERD, gastritis, SIBO and other digestive issues. Hear patients talk about their experiences with fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) both in clinics and do-it-yourself and how it impacted their gastrointestinal issues. Learn about the gut microbiome’s influence not just on digestive health, but on cardiovascular health, mental health (including anxiety, depression, ADHD and autism), autoimmune diseases, skin conditions and overweight/obesity.

Are you struggling to restore your gut to perfect health? Hear host Lindsey Parsons interview functional and integrative medicine professionals, patients and scientists about the gut microbiome, the current state of research and how they approach treating IBS, IBD, candida, constipation, diarrhea, GERD, gastritis, SIBO and other digestive issues. Hear patients talk about their experiences with fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) both in clinics and do-it-yourself and how it impacted their gastrointestinal issues. Learn about the gut microbiome’s influence not just on digestive health, but on cardiovascular health, mental health (including anxiety, depression, ADHD and autism), autoimmune diseases, skin conditions and overweight/obesity.

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United States

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Are you struggling to restore your gut to perfect health? Hear host Lindsey Parsons interview functional and integrative medicine professionals, patients and scientists about the gut microbiome, the current state of research and how they approach treating IBS, IBD, candida, constipation, diarrhea, GERD, gastritis, SIBO and other digestive issues. Hear patients talk about their experiences with fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) both in clinics and do-it-yourself and how it impacted their gastrointestinal issues. Learn about the gut microbiome’s influence not just on digestive health, but on cardiovascular health, mental health (including anxiety, depression, ADHD and autism), autoimmune diseases, skin conditions and overweight/obesity.

Language:

English

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2163379344


Episodes

The Organic Acids Test: Focus on Energy, Nutrients and Detoxification

7/26/2022
Learn about how to interpret markers on the Organic Acids Test that relate to energy production and the Krebs cycle through the digestion of carbohydrates, fats and protein; undercover nutrient deficiencies, particularly in the B vitamins; and reveal problems with detoxification processes. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional medicine test will help you find out what’s wrong. She’s...

Duration:00:27:52

Energy, Fatigue and the Gut with Ari Whitten

7/12/2022
Could your fatigue have its origins in your gut? Learn about how gut issues can lead to fatigue, chronic or otherwise, how to increase your energy through hormetic stress, the mitochondia-gut axis, and why the idea of adrenal fatigue really isn't supported by the scientific literature with best-selling author Ari Whitten, Founder of The Energy Blueprint. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or...

Duration:00:59:24

Getting Unstuck: Constipation with Esther Blum, RD

6/21/2022
Constipated? Hear about lifestyle level interventions you can do by yourself to help get your pipes flowing again in this rebroadcast of episode 37 from December, 2020 with Integrative Dietitian and bestselling author of “Cavewomen Don’t Get Fat,” Esther Blum, RD. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional medicine test will help you find out what’s wrong. She’s a Certified Health Coach...

Duration:00:39:45

The Organic Acids Test: Focus on Gut, Oxalate and Mental Health Markers

6/7/2022
Learn about how to interpret markers on the Organic Acids Test that indicate fungal and bacterial overgrowth and dysbiosis, problems with oxalate metabolism and neurotransmitter dysfunctions that could be causing physical and mental health issues. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional medicine test will help you find out what’s wrong. She’s a Certified Health Coach at High Desert...

Duration:00:23:08

Head Injuries, IBS, SIBO and the Gut-Brain Connection

5/24/2022
Learn how head trauma, emotional trauma and infections can trigger gut issues like SIBO and IBS by impacting the electrical and chemical connections between the gut and the brain. Hear about an exciting new diagnostic technique, the electrogastogram (EGG), that along with an EEG (electroencephalogram) can determine the directionality of gut-brain problems, and with neurofeedback, correct them, in this replay of episode 20 from December 2019 with Dr. Corey Deacon. Lindsey Parsons, your host,...

Duration:00:56:40

FMT and Carnivore Diet for Interstitial Cystitis, IBS, Fibromyalgia, Tendonitis, Joint Pain and Hair Loss

5/10/2022
Hear one man's story of using the carnivore diet and fecal transplants with his son's stool to reverse IBS, interstitial cystitis, fibromyalgia, tendonitis, joint pain, TMJ, hair loss, declining eyesight, prediabetes, high cholesterol and trigylcerides, histamine intolerance and more. Also hear about his FMT protocol and encapsulation techniques. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or...

Duration:00:43:39

Autoimmune Disease and Gut Health: The Chicken or the Egg?

4/26/2022
If you have an autoimmune disease, you may not have realized its origins could be in your gut. Learn about various causes of leaky gut, one of the three preconditions for autoimmunity, as well as other triggers and factors in autoimmunity, in particular with Hashimoto's thyroiditis. Plus learn the basic steps in reversing autoimmunity naturally. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional...

Duration:00:18:33

Heavy Metals, Chemicals and Mycotoxins: A Root Cause of Intractable Gut Health Issues

4/12/2022
Tried everything to no avail to solve your gut health issues? Heavy metals, environmental contaminants or mycotoxins may be preventing your healing. Learn about sources of toxins, testing, hormonal impacts, gut health and other symptoms like hair loss that point to a high toxic load with Wendie Trubow, MD, functional medicine gynecologist and co-author of "Dirty Girl: Ditch the Toxins, Look Great, and Feel Freaking Amazing!". Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and...

Duration:00:50:48

Fecal Transplants for C. difficile and More

3/29/2022
Fecal transplants or FMT are only allowed in the US for recurrent C Difficile infections. Hear from Sabine Hazan, MD, a researcher who conducts clinical trials using FMT and lead author of the 2020 book “Let’s Talk Shit: Disease, Digestion and Fecal Transplants” about her experience with FMT (versus antibiotics) for C Diff, the importance of gut health, Covid and the microbiome, incidental conditions that have improved while conducting FMT, including alopecia areata and Alzheimer's, and...

Duration:00:50:58

Digestion 101

3/15/2022
Having digestive issues but not sure where they may be originating? Learn about the details of the digestive process and organs from start to finish so that you can pinpoint possible areas where your digestion may be going wrong in order to restore your gut health on the latest episode of The Perfect Stool podcast with host Lindsey Parsons, EdD. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional...

Duration:00:17:02

Nutritional and Microbiome-Level Interventions for Autism with James Adams, PhD

3/1/2022
Studies show that many children with autism have intestinal yeast infections, which can impact their behavior. Learn about current research from purified microbiota transplants to probiotics to nutritional interventions to improve the functioning of children and adults with autism with James Adams, PhD from Arizona State University. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional medicine...

Duration:00:39:43

The Connection Between Food Sensitivities, Histamine Intolerance and SIBO with Heidi Turner, RDN

2/15/2022
Unexplained food sensitivities and gut issues like bloating soon after eating? It may be SIBO-induced histamine intolerance. Learn about histamine intolerance, how it differs from histamine dysregulation, how it relates to SIBO, and the approaches used to mitigate it and get better with Heidi Turner, RDN. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional medicine test will help you find out...

Duration:00:50:37

How to Succeed at Healing Your Gut

2/1/2022
Why do some people manage to get to the root of their gut health issues and solve them while others hop from practitioner to practitioner, never finding a solution? Learn how to avoid the pitfalls that keep people from getting better, how to safely treat yourself and how to best prepare for seeing an alternative health practitioner so that your efforts will be met with success. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz...

Duration:00:15:39

Candida: Root Causes, Testing and Treatment with Dr. Michael Biamonte

1/18/2022
Struggling with digestive issues, brain fog, fatigue or other random bodily issues, especially following antibiotics, steroids or other medications? It could be candida. Learn more about the symptoms, root causes, and treatment protocols used by Dr. Michael Biamonte, author of "The Candida Chronicles" and expert candida practitioner. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse autoimmune disease naturally. Take her quiz to see which stool or functional medicine...

Duration:00:44:54

Functional Foods for Improving Gut Health and Metabolism with Chris Damman, MD

1/4/2022
Dealing with gastrointestinal issues and/or insulin resistance? Hear how functional foods and microbiome-related therapies help improve microbiome and metabolic health with Dr. Chris Damman, Chief Medical Officer and Chief Scientific Officer of UR Labs and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Gastroenterology and Medicine at University of Washington. Learn more about how fiber, including resistant starch, psyllium husk and beta glucan can help with IBS, IBD and metabolic health in this episode...

Duration:00:40:35

Understanding and Fixing Diarrhea and Loose Stool

12/7/2021
Having loose stool and wondering if it’s a parasite, stomach flu or a chronic disease such as IBS? Learn about diarrhea and loose stool and the causes and solutions for common functional digestive problems. Find out the connection between diarrhea, loose stool and IBS, SIBO, Candida, IBD, celiac disease, gluten intolerance, lactose intolerance, as well as supplements you can take to address some common problems. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and reverse...

Duration:00:19:55

Restoring Your Gut Health, One Breath at a Time

11/23/2021
Hear about Niraj Naik's journey from desperately ill with colitis, to thriving through ayurvedic diet changes, colostrum, breathwork and following his passion. This led him to develop Soma Breath, a breathwork program combined with music to facilitate breakthroughs in your physical, spiritual, mental and emotional health, and a protocol of colostrum fasting and probiotics for restoring your gut microbiome. Plus, hear a free, 12-minute demo of Soma breathwork. Lindsey Parsons, your host,...

Duration:01:02:05

Advocating for a Diagnosis and Natural Treatment

11/9/2021
If Crohn's Disease, colitis or other GI or autoimmune issues have touched your life, you will be inspired by the story of Heather Hausenblas' fight to get a diagnosis and help her son get into remission from Crohn's Disease. Learn about advocating for your child or loved one, food/symptom journaling, the health benefits of gratitude, Ally's law to give you access to restrooms in businesses, and tips for promoting good sleep. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps clients solve gut issues and...

Duration:00:46:16

Abdominal Pain, Bloating, Cramps and Nausea: Could it be Diverticulitis?

10/26/2021
Diverticular disease is a surprisingly misunderstood, yet very common condition, especially for those over the age of 50. Hear Lindsey Parsons, your host, break down the symptoms, possible causes, prevention and treatment options for diverticulosis and diverticulitis. Also, hear from Lily Lopez, founder of Gut Garden, this episode's sponsor, about her gut health journey and how it led her to create a line of supplements that may benefit you in your journey. Lindsey Parsons, your host, helps...

Duration:00:20:33

Optimizing Your Gut Ecosystem: Butyrate, Enzymes and Betaine HCl

10/12/2021
Steven Wright is a gut health specialist who invested over $400,000 to study, understand and heal his gut microbiome. Through that process, he developed Healthy Gut and three tailored supplements to help restore the gut ecosystem and help others who suffer from SIBO, IBS, diarrhea, soft stool, constipation, bloating, IBD and other digestive issues. Learn more about how butyrate, betaine HCl and digestive enzymes can help you recover from your gut health issues. Lindsey Parsons, your host,...

Duration:00:53:59