Amy Burkhart MD, RD Blog

Amy Burkhart  MD, RD  Blog

SIBO and Inflammatory Bowel Disease-New Research

By Amy Burkhart

New Research: The risk of SIBO in inflammatory bowel disease is 9x higher than in the general population.  If you have had strictures or abdominal surgery your risk may be even higher.  SIBO is a maneageable, treatable condition.  It frequently goes…

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Depression & Digestive Issues-Is A New Drug The Answer?

By Amy Burkhart

Depression can be difficult to treat It is now agreed upon that the "gut-brain" connection is real. We also know that many people with digestive issues suffer from mood disorders such as depression.  In an ideal world, integrative approaches to…

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Gluten Free In Ecuador

By Amy Burkhart

Gluten Free In Ecuador Para leer el artículo en español, haga clic en el botón en la parte superior de la página. Years ago, I traveled with my backpack and Lonely Planet guide to Ecuador. I loved the fact that…

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