36 Ways We Damage Our Small Intestine by David Klein, Ph.D., Naturorthopathic Doctor Director of the Colitis & Crohn’s Health Recovery Center https://www.colitisandcrohnscenter.com Treat Your Villi Very Gently! Your small intestine is not at all like a rugged garden hose which can handle any and all abuse; it’s certainly not coated with Teflon! It’s a very intricate organ made of delicate flesh. The inner surface of the small intestine is lined with specialized structures called “villi” (pronounced “vil-eye”). Villi are
The over-consumption of acidifying foods causes IBD. An excessively acidified body is a stressed body that becomes inflamed and deteriorates at a rapid pace. Foods are determined to be acidifying/acid-forming or alkalizing/alkaline-forming on the basis of their metabolic end reaction in our body. That means after the nutrients from a food are utilized in the cells, the resulting waste fluid pH is either acidic or alkaline. The mineral composition of foods determines whether the food will be acidifying or alkalizing.
Dr. Dave, I am writing to you today to thank you for saving my life—literally! Here is my story in my own words: I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in August 2001, following a small amount of blood in the stool, and my first of approximately 12 colonoscopies over the next 10 years. In conjunction with that I had a battery of Western medicine tests for digestive disorders. You name it, I’ve been tested for it: radioactive barium drink and
In December of 2012, after reading many health articles by people who had cured their ‘medically incurable diseases,’ I asked myself if they were able to do it, why not me? On that day, I decided that I was going to be the next one, that I will be cured from Crohn’s disease and write an article on how I did ‘the impossible.’ Thank God that I then came across Dr. David Klein’s book, Self Healing Colitis & Crohn’s. It