Polycystic Kidney Disease

Polycystic Kidney Disease

Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) is a disease that people can live with for years and not know it. There are two types of the disease that form fluid filled cysts in the kidneys and other organs. It is an inherited disease that have symptoms ranging from high blood pressure to back and side pain. Though […]

Gut Inflammation And Food Additives

Gut Inflammation And Food Additives

In my last post, I talked about intestinal inflammation caused by TNF. Now, another research study has proposed that inflammation is also caused by food additives, such as emulsifiers that alter the intestinal environment (microbiome). Emulsifiers, according to Encyclopedia Britannica are “any of numerous chemical additives that encourage the suspension of one liquid in another… […]