Ankylosing Spondylitis

Links have been found to a certain gut bacteria that can cause ankylosing spondylitis (AS) to manifest. It is the body’s immune system that creates antibodies to the bacteria that cause the reaction. It is possible that by keeping the … Continued

Cancer Breakthrough

In the news today is an article on a breakthrough in cancer treatment. It involves identifying the genetic profile of a tumour and taking the body’s own immune cells, multiplying them and transferring them back into the body so that … Continued

Alzheimers

A leading researcher of Alzheimer’s disease has recently made a huge leap forward in the treatment of Alzheimer’s. By working out that the disease process, which he believes stems from an imbalance of nerve degeneration and nerve regeneration, is caused … Continued

Vitamin D

Recent research has highlighted yet again how important vitamin D is. The study reported in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism analysed children, their vitamin D levels and narrowing of their arteries later in life. It showed that those … Continued

IBS

I am seeing an increasing number of people with IBS symptoms who are finding no beneficial assistance from repeated visits to their G.P. In order to find out what is causing IBS it is often necessary to carry out tests. … Continued