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Jini Patel Thompson is an internationally recognized expert on natural healing for digestive diseases. She healed herself from widespread Crohn's Disease and has remained drug and surgery-free for over 25 years. Jini has appeared on numerous podcast, TV, and radio shows throughout the U.S., U.K., Canada, and Australia, giving people hope and vision for how they can heal their Colitis, Crohn's, Diverticulitis and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), using entirely natural methods. Her books on natural healing for digestive diseases have sold worldwide in over 80 countries.

How Can an Elemental Diet Help My Gut & How do I Use It?

Elemental Diet for Gut Issues! In this video - or read the text below - we're going to talk about the purpose, effectiveness and applications of an elemental diet in restoring a damaged gut to good health. This is Part 2 of my Top Elemental Diet FAQs. For Part 1, click here where I answer [...]

By |2024-01-22T14:07:31-08:00February 14th, 2024|

Elemental Diet: A Guide for Understanding the Body’s Intolerance vs. Herxheimer

The Only Elemental Diet Guide You Will Need! Embarking on an elemental diet can be transformative, but questions often arise about tolerances and healing processes. Let's explore insights from a recent video I released on YouTube, where I answered my TOP reader questions about the Elemental Diet. Check out the video below: Frequently Asked Questions [...]

By |2024-01-22T14:02:05-08:00January 31st, 2024|

Do you Have a Story of Mind/Body/Spirit Healing to Share?

Your Mind/Body/Spirit Healing Story I'm working on the second edition of Listen To Your Colon, and I had an idea for a new book that I think would be SO inspirational and beneficial to others! And I would like to have a large part of the book be personal stories from my amazing readers. Here's [...]

By |2024-01-11T12:45:30-08:00January 17th, 2024|

Scar Tissue Protocols, Jini’s Journey, Elemental Diets & the Subconscious

In this podcast, health coach and yoga teacher Cate Stillman interviews me after she discovered my work during a search for help with scar tissue protocols and adhesions. So a lot of the podcast is us discussing my protocols for reducing or dissolving scar tissue, and why surgery is not usually the solution. But we [...]

By |2023-11-15T21:04:48-08:00January 3rd, 2024|

Personal Health Consults – Collaboration with Dane & Linsy

Personal Health Support and Legal Boundaries You likely already know that I am not legally able to give personal health advice - I am not a licensed healthcare professional - I am simply a layperson, a journalist, sharing my personal journey and opinion ;) However, of course I understand how valuable it can be to [...]

By |2024-01-02T05:51:23-08:00December 20th, 2023|

Do You Believe You Can Heal? – Crohn’s Colitis Diverticulitis SIBO IBS

You may be interested in natural healing for IBD or IBS, you may even have read my books and tried various protocols. But hand-on-heart, do you actually, fully believe you can heal? That you will heal? If there is any shred of doubt within you, then tap-along with EFT practitioner Rachel Turner in this very [...]

By |2023-11-14T20:13:59-08:00December 6th, 2023|

Lymphoma or Not? The Body Is The Messenger for the Subconscious

Listen to Your Body Did I have lymphoma, or did I not? Does an official medical diagnosis even matter? Serious transformation becomes possible when we choose to view our symptoms as messages from our body; our deeper wisdom, our higher self, our subconscious. My body is speaking to me... what is it saying? When we [...]

By |2024-01-25T22:22:45-08:00November 22nd, 2023|

Does Bentonite Put Lead Into Your Stomach?

Is bentonite clay a beneficial substance? Is it good for detoxing the body, addressing diarrhea, chelating heavy metals? Or does it cause a heavy metal problem? One of my readers asked this question after reading my research post on Bentonite Clay for gut problems: "I’m hoping you can clarify whether the statements (see below snippet) [...]

By |2023-09-18T09:18:13-08:00November 8th, 2023|

Why You Must Clear Pathogens Before or During an Elemental Diet

This reader's experience shows why it is absolutely crucial to use Jini's Wild Oregano Oil Protocol - or the anti-pathogen treatment of your choice - before, and/or during an elemental diet. "I started the Elemental diet for over 7 weeks. I experienced persistent weight loss and eventually could barely stomach water. I was offered hospitalization [...]

By |2023-09-29T11:11:15-08:00October 25th, 2023|

The Paradox of Healing

Is there a part of you that doesn't actually want to heal? Join me and Dane Johnson as we explore the roots of self-directed healing, in this excerpt from our latest podcast. "The healing journey is a gift from your higher self to act as a path of growth and development into the fullness and [...]

By |2023-09-16T17:01:03-08:00October 11th, 2023|

Extreme Health Info Censorship… watch out…

I am extremely concerned with what's happening around alternative/natural health information on this planet - especially in North America - and wanted to give you all a 'heads up!' so you can be informed and prepared for the extreme health info censorship. Of course, it all started with the big-C rollout. At that time, they [...]

By |2023-09-19T07:43:07-08:00September 27th, 2023|

Insights on IBD & IBS from a Functional Medicine Perspective

Functional medicine practitioner Jenni Berman joins me for this podcast where we discuss: Leaky gut and gut permeability The gut lining/bacteria penetration Antibody and cytokine reactions leading to autoimmune disease Cortisol's impact on the gut lining, Food sensitivities vs allergies (IgG vs IgE) Jenni discusses the testing recommendations for individuals with autoimmune disease/IBD from a [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:20:43-08:00September 13th, 2023|

Trace Matrix: Fulvic and Minerals For Gentle Detox, Energy & Immune Boost

My latest formulation for Imix, Trace Matrix, contains 70 fulvic ionic trace minerals that are now missing from our soil (thanks to pesticides, herbicides and monocrops). These minerals also used to be present in our water – when our water ran through natural rock and soil, and wasn’t extensively filtered and processed. Thus Trace Matrix [...]

By |2023-08-30T11:43:21-08:00August 30th, 2023|

Natural Remedies for Leaky Gut Syndrome

By the time people find their way to my Crohn’s, colitis, and diverticulitis treatments, their bacterial flora is usually unbalanced throughout their gastrointestinal tract. The repeated use of antibiotics (often since childhood) and the invasive medical diagnostic tests alone have destroyed much of the “good” (protective) bacteria in their small and large intestines. When the [...]

By |2023-08-29T10:36:03-08:00August 29th, 2023|

Infection or Vibration? Change Your Energy So Pathogens Can Leave

Infection or vibration? This is an excerpt from my full-length podcast with healing and food intuitive, Gail Blair. We can focus on killing pathogens (bad bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites) OR we can focus on our bio-terrain and our energetic vibration. Are we in decay mode? Or thrive mode? How about we look at what is [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:21:00-08:00August 22nd, 2023|

Ensuring Fungus-Free Digestive Enzymes: A Comprehensive Guide

Ideally, you should get your digestive enzymes from your food (raw foods, fermented foods, homemade yoghurt, etc) and from your body's own production. However, for those times when you just cannot get enough natural enzymes, or you need some additional support as your own body's production is not up to par. I have found these [...]

By |2023-10-20T06:54:46-08:00August 15th, 2023|

How I Use MultiAbsorb Immune Booster

I've been getting some questions from friends and family about MultiAbsorb Immune Booster, and that's when I realized that I had not done a separate post about it! I'd always lumped it together with MultiAbsorb Daily Essential. So first of all, here's a quick run-down on how I've been using MA Immune Booster myself: MultiAbsorb [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:21:07-08:00August 8th, 2023|

The Gifts of Chronic Illness

Ready to see RESULTS in your healing journey? Dane Johnson and I have a lively discussion on the deeper healing of Crohn's, IBS, SIBO, diverticulitis, colitis - or ANY long-term chronic illness! Dane calls me the Top G of IBD, which leads us to a funny little detour into Andrew Tate.* Then we do a [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:21:15-08:00August 2nd, 2023|

Natural Method To Clear Lice from Hair & Home in 48 Hours

Jini Patel Thompson gives instructions on how she used a natural lice remedy to clear her home and 3 kids of a lice infestation in 48 hous. Lice Infestation In all the years of raising 3 kids in public schools, somehow, miraculously, we had never suffered a lice infestation. However, ONE summer we got hit [...]

By |2023-10-31T21:13:46-08:00August 1st, 2023|

Whole Foods To Heal Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Whole Foods To Heal Inflammatory Bowel Disease If you prefer to stick with whole foods to heal inflammatory bowel disease (and your system can tolerate them), or you cannot afford to go on an elemental diet, or pay for the targeted healing supplements for IBD or IBS, then I have a few options for you [...]

By |2023-07-18T22:07:53-08:00July 18th, 2023|

Are Seed Oils Really So Bad For Us?

Unless you live under a rock, you will have seen the incessant stream of posts, videos, podcasts and discussions on the evils of seed oils. One of my long-time readers emailed to ask: "I’d really love to know Jini’s stance on seed oils right now. Especially since so many holistic doctors even, are saying that [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:21:21-08:00July 11th, 2023|

Good Healthy Fats

Good Healthy Fats If you haven’t already, read my blog on vegetarianism vs. animal fats to see why your body needs good fats. We also talked about good fats in my teleseminar with renowned holistic dentist, Dr. Hal Huggins. Since this is SUCH a maligned topic, I’m gonna keep talking about it! [...]

By |2023-07-11T17:27:04-08:00July 8th, 2023|

Food Intuitive Gail Blair – What Does Your Body Say?

Join me for a deep dive into food and intuition with professional chef and food/health intuitive, Gail Blair. Gail tells us how she developed her abilities, and how you can work with muscle testing to assist your intuition. And then we get into discussing food allergy testing accuracy and reliability. Have you ever thought about [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:22:01-08:00July 4th, 2023|

How To Detox From Glyphosate

More than 80% of U.S. children and adults, aged 6 years and up, have detectable levels of glyphosate in their urine, according to data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Those of you who subscribe to Dr. Mercola's newsletter will have already seen his in-depth information on this topic and what we [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:21:28-08:00June 27th, 2023|

LTYG 3rd Edition Now Available!!

I am thrilled to announce the LTYG 3rd Edition is now available!! Since the first edition of Listen To Your Gut was published (in 2000) it has become an International Bestseller and I’ve received literally thousands of letters, questions and feedback from readers. Based on your feedback and questions, and due to the continual stream [...]

By |2024-02-22T11:21:34-08:00June 21st, 2023|

Do Colonoscopies Contribute to Parkinson’s?

Do colonoscopies contribute to Parkinson's? I was sent this information by one of my readers, Susan, who has been doing quite a bit of research on this topic. I think her findings are interesting and definitely worth keeping an eye on. And perhaps one of you has more information or experience to contribute? I have [...]

By |2023-06-19T12:48:16-08:00June 18th, 2023|

DMSO and Castor Oil For 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) from these questions. And she gives us [...]

By |2023-11-21T22:46:56-08:00June 6th, 2023|

My Atom-Sized, Angstrom, Nano-Sized Iron Isn’t Working

I received an email from a reader who had been using the QuikPlus Iron, but his iron level had dropped, and his hemoglobin increased only slightly. What might be the cause of this? Let's look at some possible reasons, or what might be going wrong, and how to fix it: 1. Are you taking an [...]

By |2023-06-05T12:03:59-08:00June 5th, 2023|

How to Use Lysine for Cold Sores and Herpes

My father, myself, and my kids all carry the herpes virus (stats show 67% of people under age 50 are infected) and it breaks out on my lips, and around and inside my nose whenever I get short of sleep, or stressed = run down. Remember: healthy food, enough sleep and low stress are cornerstones [...]

By |2023-06-05T11:55:42-08:00June 4th, 2023|

Using Sugar to Relieve Nausea?

Sometimes I read interesting things on Quora, and this post caught my eye because the author's friend is from Iran, where they use rock sugar infused with saffron to calm nausea. At first she thought this was extremely weird - but Nabat sugar is a popular remedy throughout the middle east. Why? Then she realized [...]

By |2023-05-30T21:11:10-08:00May 30th, 2023|

Help for Ongoing Gut Issues

Need help for ongoing gut issues? I want to share this email from a reader because I think his issues and questions are common to anyone with gut issues - whether they have SIBO, IBS, colitis, diverticulitis, etc. His plan is a good one - and as you can see, he has experienced some really [...]

By |2023-05-16T18:40:13-08:00May 16th, 2023|

I Ditched My Cellphone & Here’s What Happened…

A friend who is a Feng Shui expert recently sent me this fabulous article by Kathleen Burke: "A year ago, I was leading a normal, full, active life with no idea of the damage my mobile phone was doing to me. On July 1, 2022, I cancelled my mobile phone service (“cell phone” in the [...]

By |2023-05-11T11:43:47-08:00May 9th, 2023|

How our Cellphones & WiFi Radiation are Damaging Animals

I recently read an article by a woman, about what she experienced in her body, her social life etc. when she got rid of her cellphone and hardwired her Internet. But she went beyond the effect of EMR on humans, and briefly talked about how it had been affecting her pets, and her friends' pets. [...]

By |2023-10-10T19:36:55-08:00May 5th, 2023|

Dr. Mandell Leads a Tapping Session!

Dr. Mandell leads a tapping session! Well, I'm not the only one who finds acupressure tapping miraculous! Dr. Alan Mandell - who has 5.9 million subscribers on YouTube - is also a big fan of this powerful technique. While my Lazer Tapping program shows you how to use acupressure tapping (most people know this as [...]

By |2023-05-02T17:06:26-08:00May 2nd, 2023|

Can Banana Peels Whiten Teeth and Remove Warts?

Here's another useful video from Dr. Alan Mandell where he shows you how to use a banana peel to help whiten your teeth, along with other useful ways banana peels can be used: Also, here's a selection of really useful comments from viewers about how they've used banana peels for splinters and warts and how [...]

By |2023-04-25T20:31:27-08:00April 24th, 2023|

Teas to Detox Liver and Support Lungs

If your liver or your lungs need support - perhaps you've got a stubborn cough or mucus problem that just won't go away - you can always use herbal capsules, or tinctures dropped into hot water (my favorite). But you can also use teas made from common grocery ingredients. Here are some easy recipes/teas to [...]

By |2023-04-18T19:15:34-08:00April 18th, 2023|

Healing the Roots & Layers in Chronic Illness

How can you use Lazer Tapping, or some other integrated mind/body/spirit therapy, for healing the roots and layers in chronic illness? And why can't you just treat the symptoms and make them go away? I got another GREAT comment/question in from a reader - this person is doing my Lazer Tapping course - and wondering [...]

By |2023-04-03T15:11:53-08:00April 3rd, 2023|

Heal Internal and External Hemorrhoids

Since many people with IBD and IBS suffer from internal or external hemorrhoids, finding an effective healing remedy for hemorrhoids has been at the top of my list - especially since I too developed internal hemorrhoids after the birth of my daughter! Those of you who have my Listen To Your Gut book know that [...]

By |2024-02-13T07:46:10-08:00April 2nd, 2023|

Wild Oregano for Hand Foot & Mouth Disease

Can you use wild oregano oil for hand foot & mouth disease? The best way I can answer this question from a reader is by telling you a story of my own personal experience with hand, foot, and mouth disease when my son was 2 years old. "Hi! I'm awaiting a Dr appointment for my [...]

By |2023-03-31T11:48:38-08:00March 31st, 2023|

Can Pregnant Women Use MultiAbsorb?

MultiAbsorb Daily Essential and Immune Booster are two fabulous products (if I do say so myself!) that I formulated to: 1. NOT have to open 20 capsules per day to get what I needed for myself and my family 2. Get rid of all the fillers and flow agents contained in normal multivitamins 3. Have [...]

By |2023-03-30T17:55:45-08:00March 30th, 2023|

Challenges & Solutions for Elemental Diet Success

Join me in this video as I speak with Dr. Roy & Debbie Steinbock on the challenges and solutions for elemental diet success. Roy & Debbie have been prescribing and supporting thousands of clients through an elemental diet for over 15 years. They have tons of experience dealing with all the challenges people face and [...]

By |2023-06-26T13:17:00-08:00March 28th, 2023|

WHICH Version of ColonEaze Should I Use?

So I've seen a lot of orders come through the LTYG Shoppe, where people are buying BOTH ColonEaze~Firm and ColonEaze~Move. This is really puzzling to me, or perhaps more people than I realize have spastic colon...? I also wonder if y'all are confused about which one to use - perhaps I haven't explained it well [...]

By |2023-07-12T20:37:00-08:00March 17th, 2023|

LTYG Podcast: Iodine, the Thyroid and Adrenals

Have you struggled with thyroid issues? Do you suspect your hormones are out of balance? Do you do too much, have poor boundaries around your time and energy, and run your adrenals like a beat horse? We started this discussion with me asking Dr. Scott Tyler ND to tell us what's in his personal medicine [...]

By |2023-03-28T16:04:19-08:00March 12th, 2023|