Elemental Diets For Cancer Patients

When we first launched Absorb Plus back in 2002, we were only thinking about how it would be so valuable for my readers with Crohn’s, colitis and diverticulitis – another great healing therapy to add to their toolkit. Then, we started getting emails from people who had passed on a tub of Absorb Plus to [...]

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Toddler Diarrhea Or Constipation

A friend wrote to me of her son who was diagnosed with toddler diarrhea. A Colonoscopy revealed nothing serious – no inflammation or ulceration. He has been on various medications since being diagnosed a couple of years ago, but they only work short-term and then he is back to explosive stool, leakage of stool into [...]

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Cancer Christmas Present!

This is SO GREAT!! This lively film has medical experts, PhD’s etc. explaining why the myth that we don’t have a cure for cancer is still being perpetrated. It explains why Big Pharma and the cancer industry is suppressing knowledge and often application of all the cures we do have. And then it presents a [...]

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Chlorophyll and Cilantro Pesto Heavy Metal Detox

Recently I wrote a blog post questioning a ‘health’ product called Adya Clarity that was being promoted heavily ( in the Raw Food community and on Facebook). Unfortunately, when I looked at the patent application for the product, it just didn’t look kosher to me. It was eventually revealed that (among other problems) Adya Clarity [...]

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What Is An Elemental Diet?

An elemental diet is a liquid diet consisting of completely pre-digested nutrients that include a combination of: protein, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals. It is highly beneficial to also add an ample amount of Essential Fatty Acids such as, flax oil or coconut oil (MCTs). Elemental Foods: Protein – free-form amino acids or di-peptide bond proteins [...]

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How Vulnerability and Authenticity Heal Us

You may numb your feelings to protect yourself, but in actuality you’re just driving your pain deeper into your physical body. EFT expert Annabel Fisher interviews me (Jini Patel Thompson) on her radio show and we discuss how moving out of numbing and into courageous vulnerability is the beginning of root-level healing for both your [...]

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Soaked Oat Porridge and Oatcakes

These are two recipes I get asked for over and over again – particularly by guests who stay at my house! SOAKED OATS PORRIDGE The night before (or at least 12 hours before): 1. Put 1 cup of slow-cook (rolled or steel-cut) oats and 1.5 cups of filtered water in a bowl. 2. Add 1 [...]

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Super Creamy Hummus

I’m very picky about my hummus! Perhaps because I lived in an area of London known as ‘little Cyprus’ for a year. At any rate, I tried many variations on hummus recipes before coming up with this one and I tell you the truth: EVERY single person who has tasted this, LOVES it. Even people [...]

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Medical Doctors On Natural Crohn’s Colitis Remedy

What do medical doctors say about Listen To Your Gut and The IBD Remission Diet – my books on natural healing remedies for ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s Disease, diverticulitis and IBS? People are often surprised to hear that numerous medical doctors and PhD scientists have used the protocols in my books to heal either themselves, or [...]

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Tumors From GMO Corn

This is the kind of study you can hang your hat on: Definitive proof that GMO corn is seriously harmful to our health. This photo is taken directly from the study and shows the massive tumors that developed in the rats fed genetically-modified corn. Women take note: The pituitary and mammary glands of the female [...]

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Healthy Gluten-Free Teriyaki Chicken

When I gave this to my kids last night, my daughter Zara said, “BEST dinner EVER!” My eldest son (the pickiest eater in our family, barring me!) at first screeched, “No, don’t put it ON the chicken!” But then when I had him taste a piece he said, “Oh, okay, pour it on!” If you’re [...]

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Celebrate The New LTYG Site With Us!

Double YAY as our new LTYG site is finally UP and live!! It has so many new goodies for you, please watch this video where I show you how to find what you need and where all the freebies are (note: If you just want to know how the new LTYG Shoppe works, then skip [...]

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Bentonite Clay for Gut Problems

A lot of websites make claims about the ability of bentonite (montmorillonite) and other clays to detox bad bacteria, viruses, parasites, etc. from the gut. For example, here is a statement I saw again and again, on literally dozens of sites: According to the Canadian Journal of Microbiology, bentonite can absorb pathogenic viruses, the mold [...]

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NEW LTYG Site Coming Soon…

I have been working like a DOG on this new site and I am SO excited about it! For those of you who have been frustrated trying to shop (or find things) in our antiquated Holistic Health Shoppe – you are going to go crazy for our brand new state-of-the-art Shoppe! You can also do [...]

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Doctors Say No Probiotics For IBD Patients

Some doctors are now recommending that people with Crohn’s and Colitis NOT take probiotics. They are saying that people with IBD do not have a normal response to beneficial bacteria and therefore probiotics can aggravate these conditions. Back when I was diagnosed with Crohn’s (1984), the medical establishment maintained that Crohn’s  was an autoimmune disorder [...]

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Maltodextrin and Crohn’s Gut Biofilm

A number of articles have been published recently reporting on the harmful effects of maltodextrin on Crohn’s patients. The articles say that maltodextrin increases bacteria’s ability to form biofilms and adhere to intestinal epithelial cells. “While dietary additives like maltodextrin are generally considered safe, these findings suggest that perhaps people who are prone to develop [...]

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome Treatments That Work!

As far as diseases go, bowel disorders are definitely at the bottom of the list (no pun intended). People will quite openly discuss breast cancer, multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia or brain tumors. But bring up “the runs” or mention your colon and people get uncomfortable. Well, it’s understandable really, how do you mention in polite conversation: [...]

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Natural Rectal Prolapse Treatment

What is Rectal Prolapse? Let’s start by giving you an overview of rectal prolapse, so you know exactly what I’m talking about.  Although, further down, I am also going to talk about rectocele – so if that’s your condition, then stay with me. Rectal or colon prolapse occurs when the tissue that lines the rectum [...]

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Best Resort I’ve Been To In Mexico!

This March, our family tried something different for our annual Mexico trip. Now before you start thinking eco-huts on stilts in the jungle, let me make a few things clear. Trial and error has showed us that what our family likes and wants in a vacation are: Beautiful, diggable, sandy beach Snorkeling or surfing, but [...]

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Teaching What We Need To Learn

My brother just told me about this fantastic interview series (downloads are free!) where leaders in self-growth and spirituality share their innermost challenges. Some of my favorite quotes from speakers thus far are: “I’m an asshole who is just trying his utmost to be loving, doing the very best imitation of an absolutely loving man [...]

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Defibrillators In High Schools??

If your child (or you!) has been getting unexplained headaches, nosebleeds, insomnia, heart palpitations, nausea or dizziness, then it’s a really good idea for you to take a look at your cell phone and WiFi exposure as a possible cause. This email sent out by a woman working tirelessly to get her school to hardwire [...]

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Jini’s Tried and Tested Natural Allergy Remedies

I grew up in the country surrounded by horses, hay, grass, trees and never had any symptoms of allergies – not even a sniffle.  Then I moved to Tokyo for two years (a very polluted city) and when I returned home in the summer I was struck with hay fever – which plagued me from then [...]

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The Power Of Vulnerability

Vulnerability – the ability to be vulnerable; open, raw, honest, authentic… this is a concept my life’s journey (and Healing Journey) has been leading me to explore for some time now. I even have one of my BFF’s writing a book on it for pete’s sake! But what does vulnerability have to do with healing [...]

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Chicken Liver Mousse Pate

Those of you who have been reading my blog posts on eating organ meats and watching my videos on healthy fats, already know why this recipe is super healthy for you. What you won’t know – until you make it – is how amazingly delicious this is! I served this pate to a friend of [...]

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Tips for Pregnant or Breastfeeding Moms

As the mother of 3 healthy kidlets – combined with all my gut knowledge – I often get friends or family members who have become pregnant emailing me to ask for any advice or tips I might have. For myself, my pregnancies were the strictest diet/health times of my life. I was always aware that [...]

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CLA Therapy For Crohn’s Disease and Colitis

A new article has just come out in Science Daily featuring the results of a clinical trial with conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) in treating Crohn’s disease: “In our recent open label study of CLA as a supplement in study subjects with mild to moderate CD there was a marked improvement in disease activity and quality [...]

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How To Gain Weight Using Absorb Plus

There are a few different ways to gain weight using Absorb Plus elemental diet shakes – and the methods differ depending on whether you need to keep the shakes elemental (enteral diet) or whether you can add regular foods and liquids to the shakes (half elemental diet, or just using as a supplement to regular [...]

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Natural Remedy for Anal Stenosis and Stricture

When inflammation has been present for a long time in the rectum or anal canal, it sometimes causes scarring (fibrosis). Repeated ulceration and healing (often from proctitis) can also result in scar tissue. Surgical procedures for hemorrhoids, skin tags, anal dilation, sphincterectomy, etc. all cause scar tissue as the body heals the wound. Scar tissue [...]

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Absorb Plus Elemental Shake Upgrades

You have likely noticed that the new Absorb Plus is certified gluten-free and has a slightly different taste. Some people have emailed to say they like it better, and some have asked me to bring back the old one! While I know that change is stressful – especially when you’ve come to rely on something [...]

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Natural Healing Remedy for Intestinal Strictures

I have GREAT news for you if you suffer from intestinal strictures or bowel obstruction or have been considering testing my new Intestinal StrictureHeal protocol: One of my readers – who is a medical doctor – has been testing my Intestinal StrictureHeal protocol on himself. He has had Crohn’s Disease for 30 years (but has [...]

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Are Cell Phones The New Cigarettes?

How many kids do you know aged 11 and older that have their own cell phone? In my son’s class of 11 year olds, all but 5 have their own cellphone. And in spite of the school policy being no cell phones allowed on school grounds, they text each other back and forth in class [...]

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Jini’s Ranch Dressing and Dip Recipe

Here’s another recipe for you to add more food-based probiotics to your diet. Remember that if you don’t tolerate dairy, yogurt can be made from raw cow’s milk, goat’s milk, or coconut milk. Goat milk yogurt has smaller fat and protein globules than cow’s milk, and the protein is more similar to human breastmilk, making [...]

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How To Make Whey and Yogurt Cream Cheese

MORE FOOD-BASED PROBIOTICS If you’ve seen my recipe for the Best Lacto-Fermented Mayonnaise Ever, but you don’t know how to obtain the whey (the probiotics contained in whey are what lacto-ferment mayonnaise, grains, veggies, etc.) then here are detailed instructions. The really good news is that when you extract whey from yoghurt, you automatically get [...]

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Best Lacto-Fermented Mayonnaise Recipe Ever

FOOD-BASED PROBIOTICS: Lacto-Fermented Mayonnaise I did a lot of experimenting to determine which oils provide the best-tasting mayonnaise, whilst providing excellent nutrition – I think this recipe is my fifth variation and I’m finally happy with it! My never-ending thanks to Nourishing Traditions cookbook for providing the lacto-fermentation method whereby the mayonnaise keeps for 3-4 [...]

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Making iPods and iPads Safer For Children

I have 3 kids aged 5 to 11 and yes, like all their peers, they want the latest gadget as soon as it comes out. Unfortunately, all of these devices carry health consequences due to the microwave RF radiation they emit. The World Health Organization has now classed WiFi radiation as a Class 2B carcinogen. [...]

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The Story of The Pencil – Inspiration and Encouragement

This short story is excerpted from Paulo Coelho’s book on short stories and reflections, Like the Flowing River. I think all of us who are on a Healing Journey can especially relate to the Second Quality – something to reflect back on when times get tough, or maybe you’re in a tough time right now. [...]

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Micro-Lending – Loan $25 For Free!

If the title of this blog post sounds confusing, just bear with me… Kiva is a micro-lending organization that I support. Micro-lending is a way that people in third world countries can borrow money (without getting scalped by crazy interest rates) for things like reeds to weave baskets, or a goat to start a goat [...]

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Tips for Jini’s Probiotic Retention Enema

Question: Hi. I tried to do the retention enema described in Listen to your Colon, and it was disastrous! This was a few weeks ago. I warmed the water to 90 degrees but could not get all the lumps out. I had called Natren and was told not to warm it more, and not to [...]

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Easy Backyard Composting

Well, believe it or not, we finally got around to setting up our own composting bin in our backyard. And I have to say, don’t wait for summer to do this as that’s when the flies are at their peak! It’s easier to start in colder weather so you can get the hang of it [...]

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Synergistic Healing – Meditation, Prana, EFT

Annabel Fisher and I did a presentation together at the Canadian EFT Gathering a couple weeks ago – where I presented the theory behind combining more than one powerful healing tool together, for a synergistic effect that greatly maximizes the healing possible. Synergy is where 1+1 does not equal 2, it equals 5. So EFT [...]

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TruRoots Organic Sprouted Bean Trio

I am just crazy for this new pre-soaked, sprouted bean/lentil product. Of course, it’s organic, but it’s also available for a great price at Costco! It’s the TruRoots Organic Sprouted Bean Trio and it contains mung beans, green lentils and adzuki beans. Most of us know we should be eating beans and lentils once our [...]

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Do Not Take Other Remedies On LTYG Program

On page 55 of my book about natural healing for digestive diseases, Listen To Your Gut, I give clear directions that you must not use any other supplements on the LTYG program UNTIL you have given the protocols a chance to work and your condition has stabilized. THEN you can go ahead and test other [...]

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Transdermal and Nano-Sized Magnesium

Statistics show that over 40% of Americans are deficient in magnesium. You can’t test for magnesium deficiency using a blood test since only 1 percent of the body’s magnesium is found in the bloodstream. So you have to let your symptoms be your guide.  My friend Dr. Carolyn Dean MD ND has devoted a large [...]

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Hormone Balance After Age 35

Do you remember the teleseminar I did with hormone expert Dr. Wendy Ellis (from Dr. Jonathan V. Wright’s clinic in Washington) on Hormone Balance For Chronic Illness? Well, I’ve brought her back for another really timely topic faced by many: How do you keep your hormones balanced after age 35? Many men and women face [...]

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How To Release and Dissolve Scar Tissue

Before we get into how to treat/heal scar tissue, it’s best if you have a really good understanding of what scar tissue is composed of, the different forms it can take in the body, and how it behaves. In the video below, I ask Mary Cox (physiotherapist) these questions and she gives us a fascinating, [...]

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Radiation Testing for Laptops and Cordless Phones

Now that I have my very own microwave (RF) radiation testing meter (it also tests magnetic and electrical activity), I can actually do my own testing on the various devices in my and my neighbour’s houses. I got an email from a reader asking me: I have a question regarding laptops. Does keeping a laptop [...]

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Absorb Plus Helps Diverticulitis

Every so often I receive emails from readers that either move my heart, or contain good ideas. This one does both: Hi Jini, I have noticed a real difference in the way I feel taking 2 Absorb Plus shakes a day for my diverticulitis.  Before your shakes, I was very weak walking with a cane [...]

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Best Natural Hair Gel and Hairspray

I’ve never used a lot of styling aids with my hair – especially since I’ve been firmly in kid-land for the last decade. But now, my kids are getting older and wanting to try out different hair styles. I’m getting out there more and hooking up with old friends and the old hair-in-a-clip or loose [...]

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Does Adya Clarity Black Mica Extract Work?

If you’re into the raw food movement, you may have heard about a product called Adya Clarity. The people who are selling (and re-selling) this product are making some pretty amazing claims. And perhaps, like me, you’re wondering how much is hype and how much is genuine? Here’s the story behind Adya Clarity and other [...]

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The Dangers Of Vitamin A

Question: Dr. Mercola recommends avoiding Vitamin A, yet I notice you have Vitamin A in Absorb Plus – why is this? Answer: To quote from Dr. Mercola’s article on this topic: “Let’s clarify one thing: It’s the retinoic acid (retinol) form of vitamin A that is problematic. Not beta carotene. Beta carotene is not a [...]

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