For many women the pill is a useful and convenient first contraceptive method – however it can be all too easy to just keep taking it without considering how long you want to be on it, or what the alternatives are.
Leaky gut (also referred to as increased Intestinal permeability) occurs when the “net” in your gut is damaged. The holes become bigger and less discerning about what they let through. The lining of our gut is like a finely woven net with tiny holes that selectively allows transfer of molecules into the blood and body tissues. It is paper thin and acts as a critical barrier preventing toxins from entering inside our tissues.
The Carb Choice AMY1 test is a new genetic test which reveals how your AMY1 gene effects your personal response to starch in carbohydrates. This simple saliva test is invaluable if you want to understand how your body metabolizes and tolerates Carbs, and how to make the best food choices for your personal AMY1 profile.