The Potential Side Effects of Hormonal Birth Control

Let’s get this out of the way up front: This isn’t an article bashing birth control, because the way you choose to maintain and control your fertility is up to you. However, it’s also important to be an educated advocate for your own health. When you’re having that conversation with your provider about what birth… Read More

What’s the Deal With Collagen Supplements? We Break Down the Hype

Remember the bone broth craze, touted for boosting immunity, promoting gut health, and as the fountain of youth to protect skin from the common signs of aging? Most of the bone broth benefits were centered on one important component—collagen—and now that same component has become the go-to supplement on store shelves.  Collagen supplements everywhere, from… Read More

Diagnosed with Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth? Here’s How We Treat SIBO in Two Phases

You’ve recently gotten the diagnosis: Your bloating, excess gas, constipation/diarrhea and heartburn/reflux are Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth. You’ve done the breath test, and found that you either have a hydrogen or a methane positivity, and you’re wondering what to do next. But your diagnosis doesn’t have to be overwhelming or stressful—we can treat SIBO in… Read More