Food & Gut Health

Best Foods for IBS

Best Foods for IBS

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common gastrointestinal disorder that affects 10% of the people in the United States each year. From abdominal pain to bloating, diarrhea and constipation, IBS can significantly affect one's quality of life. Statistics from the...

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Is Chocolate Good for Gut Health?

Is Chocolate Good for Gut Health?

The short answer is YES, especially when we are talking about dark chocolate. There are many health benefits attributed to cocoa including the lowering of cholesterol levels, slowing down cognitive decline, and keeping the heart healthy [1]. We are only able to absorb...

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Are Beets Good for Gut Health?

Are Beets Good for Gut Health?

Beets (also called beetroot) are a low calorie, hearty root vegetable known for their earthy flavor and aroma. Beets, whether deep ruby red, sunset golden or candy-striped varieties, are versatile vegetables that add a colorful burst of flavor when eaten cooked, raw...

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