Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) can strike anyone, at any time – even children. It’s progression can be relentless and treatment is generally a growing list of medications. When medications stop working, surgery to remove part or all of the colon is the next step – no matter how young or old you are. A growing number of… Read More

‘C diff’, as Clostridium difficile is commonly known, is a nasty gut bacteria that is the cause of thousands of deaths every year, in the US and around the world. It occurs due to the overuse of antibiotics, or sometimes, just the use of antibiotics. The standard medical treatment is the use of more, stronger antibiotics. But… Read More

Unlike most diseases, getting a proper diagnosis for Lyme disease is what is often problematic. It can take a very long time, with some sufferers receiving a series of diagnoses over several years yet still have no relief from symptoms. Among these diagnoses can be Lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, psychosomatic illness or malingering. Symptoms… Read More

Children can recover from autism to live normal happy lives. Lots of them do. Autism is reversible. Parents who have reversed their childrens’ autism are screaming their successes from the rooftops. Their testimonials are online and in abundance. (More on that later) A few years ago I attended a seminar on autism in Sydney. A paediatrician displayed a… Read More