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Gut Health

  • | Dr. Charlie Ware

    What is Tummy Mucus and Why It's Making You Sick?

    Have you ever thrown up? Do you wonder why the food coming out becomes so slippery and sour? Well, this is because of tummy mucus and the acids in the stomach. This slimy secretion covers the innermost lining of your digestive organ. It comes out with your food whenever you forcefully expel the c... View Post
  • | Dr. Charlie Ware

    Gut Health & Sickle Cell Disease: How Does the GUT Impact SCD?

    The “gut” in this context is an informal reference to the gastrointestinal tract – the stomach and the intestines. The human gut is home to the microbiome - various microorganisms, bacteria, fungi, and viruses. It is an unfathomable ecosystem of trillions of microbiota that are vital for the body... View Post