Did you know your gut can actually be causing problems far beyond your stomach region? Gut health is crucial for overall health, in ways many people don’t realize. For example:

Immune System Support

The gut is home to a large portion of the body’s immune system. A healthy gut microbiome helps regulate immune responses and prevent inflammation that can lead to disease.

Nutrient Absorption

The gut is responsible for digesting food and absorbing essential nutrients. An unhealthy gut may impair nutrient absorption, leading to deficiencies that impact the whole body.

Brain-Gut Connection

There is a strong connection between gut health and brain function. The gut produces neurotransmitters like serotonin that influence mood. Gut inflammation can contribute to depression and anxiety.

Chronic Disease Risk

An imbalance of gut bacteria has been linked to increased risk of chronic conditions like heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and autoimmune disorders. Maintaining a diverse, healthy gut microbiome is protective.

Digestive Symptoms

Digestive issues like bloating, constipation, diarrhea, and abdominal pain are clear signs of an unhealthy gut. But gut problems can also manifest in less obvious ways like fatigue, skin problems, and joint pain.

The gut is the gateway to overall health. Eating a diet rich in fiber, probiotics, and whole foods can help support a thriving gut microbiome, as can reducing stress, staying hydrated, and getting enough sleep. But even with those factors in place, many people need extra support to maintain a healthy gut.

What are some of our favorite gut health supplements?

  • OrthoBiotic 100 Billion
    100 Billion. You read that right. This incredible supplement helps maintain a healthy gut-immune barrier, normal inflammatory balance, enhance immune system function, support digestion and micronutrient absorption, and maintain overall gastrointestinal health.
  • OrthoDigestzyme
    Another powerhouse gut supplement is our OrthoDigestzyme, which supports healthy digestion, maximizes nutrient absorption, decreases gastric acid, provides digestive enzymes for improved protein breakdown, and helps maintain gastrointestinal flora.
  • OrthoSpore
    Provides concentrated immunoglobulins to enhance mucosal immunity, supports digestion and micronutrient absorption, maintains GI Barrier health and integrity
  • Super Aloe
    This powerful supplement helps individuals combat constipation and support bowel regularity.
  • SBI Protect
    We love this supplement because it provides concentrated immunoglobulins to enhance mucosal immunity, supports digestion and micronutrient absorption and helps individuals maintain GI barrier health and integrity.

Want to learn more about our gut health and other supplements and vitamins? Schedule a consult to talk to one of our experts about your health concerns and goals, and we can help put together recommendations based on your individual needs.