An Elemental Primer: Use of Elemental Diets in IBD and IBS – Part 2

In an article originally published at ndnr.com. Dr. Gary Weiner explains the history, use of and possible benefits to utilizing the elemental diet for IBS and IBD. This is part of our in depth series of posts on IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) and SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth). Previously in this series, Dr. Weiner wrote about the differences between IBS, IBD, and SIBO, Treating IBD, and The IBS Within the IBD. Look forward to the second part of this elemental primer and additional videos and summary articles including posts related to the use of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture as treatments for IBS, IBD, and SIBO. This is the second part of a multi-part article. Read the full text of the original article here. Or go back to the start of this article. NON-STANDARD INDICATIONS In 2004, Pimentel et al published a retrospective study

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An Elemental Primer: Use of Elemental Diets in IBD and IBS – Part 1

In an article originally published at ndnr.com. Dr. Gary Weiner explains the history, use of and possible benefits to utilizing the elemental diet for IBS and IBD. This is part of our in depth series of posts on IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) and SIBO (Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth). Previously in this series, Dr. Weiner wrote about the differences between IBS, IBD, and SIBO, Treating IBD, and The IBS Within the IBD. Look forward to the second part of this elemental primer and additional videos and summary articles including posts related to the use of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture as treatments for IBS, IBD, and SIBO. Read the full text of the original article here. NATUROPATHIC PERSPECTIVE The elemental diet (ED) has enjoyed a revival in the naturopathic community largely due to the efforts of Drs Allison Siebecker and Steven Sandberg-Lewis, who have consistently

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What’s The Difference Between IBS, IBD, And SIBO?

What’s The Difference Between IBS, IBD, And SIBO?

IBS, IBD, SIBO: What’s the Difference? This original article and video interview with Dr. Gary Weiner was published on December 11, 2018 by Shivan Sarna at sibosos.com. It is the third part of our new series of posts on IBS, IBD, and SIBO highlighting previous articles that are still very relevant in 2019. This post and interview with Dr. Gary Weiner introduce you to the differences and relationship between the conditions of IBS, IBD and SIBO. If you have been diagnosed with one or a combination of these conditions this interview will help you understand how they may be related and help you to understand how to get effective treatment to help you get healthy again. The previous posts in the series were about Treating IBD. Look forward to additional articles in this series on the Use of Elemental Diets in IBS and IBD, and additional videos

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The IBS Within the IBD – Part 3

The IBS Within the IBD – Part 3

IBS within the IBD: Part 3 In this third part of the article Dr. Weiner illuminates how IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is now appreciated for containing an inflammatory component and can be part of  IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) with a case study and his overall assessment. He explains the relationship between IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) and IBD to offer a deeper understanding of these conditions. This original article was published on January 11, 2016 at ndnr.com. It is the fourth part of our new in depth series of posts exploring IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), IBD, and SIBO, all still very relevant in 2019. The previous posts in the series were about Treating IBD. Look forward to additional articles in this series on the differences between IBS, IBD, and SIBO, Use of Elemental Diets in IBS and IBD, and additional videos and summary articles including posts related to

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The IBS Within the IBD – Part 2

The IBS Within the IBD – Part 2

IBS within the IBD: Part 2 In this second part of the article Dr. Weiner illuminates how IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is now appreciated for containing an inflammatory component and can be part of  IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease). He explains the relationship between IBS and IBD to offer a deeper understanding of these conditions. This original article was published on January 11, 2016 at ndnr.com. It is the fourth part of our new in depth series of posts exploring IBS, IBD, and SIBO, all still very relevant in 2019. The previous posts in the series were about Treating IBD. Look forward to additional articles in this series on the differences between IBS, IBD, and SIBO, Use of Elemental Diets in IBS and IBD, and additional videos and summary articles including posts related to Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture as treatments for IBS, IBD, and SIBO. Gary Weiner, ND,

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The IBS Within the IBD – Part 1

The IBS Within the IBD – Part 1

The IBS Within the IBD In this article Dr. Weiner illuminates how IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is now appreciated for containing an inflammatory component and can be part of  IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease). He explains the relationship between IBS and IBD to offer a deeper understanding of these conditions. This original article was published on January 11, 2016 at ndnr.com. It is the third part of our new in depth series of posts exploring IBS, IBD, and SIBO, all still very relevant in 2019. The previous posts in the series were about Treating IBD. Look forward to additional articles in this series on the differences between IBS, IBD, and SIBO, Use of Elemental Diets in IBS and IBD, and additional videos and summary articles including posts related to Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture as treatments for IBS, IBD, and SIBO. Gary Weiner, ND, LAc Read the full text

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Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Treating Inflammatory Bowel Diseases – Part 2

Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Treating Inflammatory Bowel Diseases – Part 2

Treating IBD: Part 2 This original article was published on January 15, 2014 at ndnr.com. It is the second part of our new series of posts on IBS, IBD, and SIBO that are very relevant in 2019. In this second part of the comprehensive article on IBD Dr. Weiner explains the remaining 3 obstacles  to cure. He also explains naturopathic foundational and effective treatments for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) offering a deeper understanding of this condition. Look forward to additional articles in this series on The IBS within the IBD, Use of Elemental Diets in IBS and IBD, and additional videos and summary articles including posts related to Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture as effective treatments for managing symptoms of IBS, IBD, and SIBO. Read the full text of the original article here: Gary Weiner, ND, LAc Missed Part 1? Click to read Part 1 of this article.

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Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Treating Inflammatory Bowel Diseases – Part 1

Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Treating Inflammatory Bowel Diseases – Part 1

IBD: Part 1 In this article Dr. Weiner explains the 8 obstacles to cure and foundational effective treatments for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) offering a deeper understanding of this condition. This original article was published on January 15, 2014 at ndnr.com. It is the first part of our new series of posts on IBS, IBD, and SIBO that are very relevant in 2019. Look forward to additional articles in this series on The IBS within the IBD, Use of Elemental Diets in IBS and IBD, and additional videos and summary articles including posts related to Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture as effective treatments for managing symptoms of IBS, IBD, and SIBO. Read the full text of the original article here:   Gary Weiner, ND, LAc With a plethora of IBD cases in our clinic, we find effective treatment requires a strategic approach integrating conventional use of medications such

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New Year! New Faces and New Naturopathic Doctors!

  2019 offers New Doctors and New Services   As many of you know Dr. Weiner has been out on medical leave for a few months. He needs more time to heal, and we are looking forward to his recovery so he can get back to what he loves – working with people to help them heal and recover their health. While we continue to do our best to continue serving your healthcare needs and to do so we have hired a senior naturopathic doctor, Dr. Dawson Farr to fill in for Dr. Weiner while he is out on leave. Read more about him here. Dr. Weiner has the utmost confidence in Dr. Farr’s abilities. Hence, we also have maintained our naturopathic doctor resident and welcomed Dr. Misty Story to Pearl in October. Dr. Story has jumped in with great compassion and excellence in her approach to

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Exclusive Interview: Ellen Goldsmith on Naturopathy & Acupuncture

Co-founder of Pearl Natural Health, author and licensed acupuncturist, Ellen Goldsmith was interviewed by Paubox CEO Hoala Greevy. Pearl Natural Health is a Naturopathic, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Clinic in downtown Portland, Oregon Here, is the brief of the whole interview, take a look. Can you tell us more about your clinic? Ellen: Pearl Natural Health is a Naturopathic, Acupuncture and Chinese medicine clinic serving the public in Portland since 2001. We pride ourselves on collaborative care in which our Naturopathic Physicians and Acupuncturists work together to deliver optimal patient care to people seeking solutions to their health concerns and problems. What kind of conditions does Pearl Natural Health treat and who is an average patient? Ellen: Many people come to us as an alternative to conventional care or when conventional care has failed to help them. We are known for our integrative and programmatic approach to

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