Leaky Gut: Can This Be Destroying Your Health?
by Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S. of The Functional Medicine University. Shared with permission. Leaky Gut Syndrome (LGS) is a major cause of disease and dysfunction in modern society and accounts for at least 50% of chronic complaints, as confirmed by laboratory tests. In LGS, the epithelium on the villi of the small intestine becomes inflamed and irritated, which allows metabolic and microbial toxins of the small intestines to flood into the blood stream