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Kombucha is NOT a Mushroom

Did You Know THIS About Kombucha? “The Kombucha is not a mushroom, but several yeasts living symbiotically with several bacteria. But we have little idea of what it is, no idea what its side effects are. And no doubt that it can become contaminated by spores in the air. You could kill yourself or your [...]

By |2024-05-07T21:30:21-08:00May 8th, 2024|

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 [...]

By |2024-02-21T15:05:06-08:00August 11th, 2021|

Soothing Foods to Eat While Healing the Gut

There are many foods that counteract and delay the healing you’re trying to achieve because they are just too harsh on the gut....so, the question here is what can you eat?? In this video, I provide you with a list of gut-soothing food options which are fantastic when trying to heal your gut.  What [...]

By |2023-01-18T09:48:02-08:00July 19th, 2021|

Can Taking Too Many Probiotics Hurt Your Gut?

Can taking too many probiotics hurt your gut? Join me and Natasha Trenev, founder of Natren and world-renowned expert on probiotics, culturing, and fermenting, as we continue to answer probiotic-related questions from my LTYG readers!  Download my FREE eBook, What You Need to Know About Probiotics. Shoppe Natren probiotics here.

By |2023-04-12T10:51:33-08:00June 30th, 2021|

How Do Grains & Carbs Affect Gut Disorders?

How do grains & carbs affect gut disorders? Join me and Tami Hay, author of EarthGut: The Story of Peace, Love, Microbes, as we talk about the potential effects of sugars, grains, and carbs (such as gluten) on the body.  2:53 - MAP (mycobacterium avium paratuberculosis) 2:58 - Jini’s Wild Oregano Oil Protocol 3:52 [...]

By |2023-04-19T08:07:34-08:00June 14th, 2021|

Anti-Pathogen Treatment to Heal Your Gut

Anti-Pathogen Treatment to Heal Your Gut Here at LTYG, we refer to anti-pathogens a lot! But what exactly are these, and what do they do? Today I want to give some clarity surrounding anti-pathogens, as well as tips on how these should be taken. An anti-pathogen is any drug or supplement that counters the effects [...]

By |2023-04-05T20:26:29-08:00April 5th, 2021|

Will the Silica in Bone Matrix Build up in my Gut?

One of the awesome things about LTYG is the number of highly educated/intelligent readers I get - who then ask the best questions! Here's a recent Q&A exchange with a medical professional I wanted to share, as I think this information is beneficial to everyone who's using the QuikPlus Bone Matrix, or QuikPlus Silica (atom-sized/nano [...]

By |2023-04-12T10:19:45-08:00November 18th, 2020|

Lockdown Trauma: Stress and the Gut

If you are familiar with how Absorb Plus was formulated, then you know before it became a reality I'd originally devised my own elemental formula by mixing together 6 different products. I did this 8-9 times a day to give my body the nutrients it needed in elemental (pre-digested for maximum absorption) form. 6 different [...]

By |2023-04-07T12:41:15-08:00September 16th, 2020|

Fecal Implant (FMT) and the Gut Biofilm

As fecal transplant, fecal infusion, fecal implant, or FMT (all different names for the same thing) grow in acceptability, and can often deliver miraculous results, more people with IBD or intestinal infection (like C. difficile) are giving this therapy a try. If you haven't heard of it, it's basically taking poop from a healthy donor [...]

By |2023-01-31T16:34:37-08:00January 22nd, 2020|

IBS and Gut Infection in my Dog? Please help!

Audelina, Jini, Tiah (c) Linda Bickerton-Ross As a reader of mine, you may already know that my family consists of two dogs, two cats, and 11 horses. That being said, when this email came through OF COURSE I wanted to do whatever I could to help ASAP! Although legally I really can't provide [...]

By |2023-04-18T12:19:03-08:00November 29th, 2019|

Chronic Halitosis and The Gut

I recently received this interesting question: "I have been trying to resolve a major issue for over 15 years, but to no avail. I've gone to dozens of western doctors, in addition to, naturopaths, herbalists and homeopathic physicians. I haven't met one who has been able to give me a diagnosis. I've developed Major Depressive [...]

By |2023-04-14T10:01:38-08:00November 26th, 2019|

Gut/Brain Connection: Fear in Mice Controlled by Gut Microbes

I came across this fascinating article by ScienceMag.org surrounding how gut microbes were observed having the ability to control fear in lab mice, and I had to share... Chemicals released by bacteria may help gut control the brain, mouse study suggests "Chemicals released by bacteria in the gut seem to influence how mice recover from [...]

By |2023-04-07T12:56:01-08:00November 6th, 2019|

Probiotic Cheat Sheet

I was over in England and one of my friends (married with 3 kids) wanted to know which probiotics she should order for her family. She didn’t want to know why or how they worked – and no one has a gut disorder – she just wanted to get her whole family on probiotics. After [...]

By |2023-04-12T09:50:36-08:00October 30th, 2019|

A Gastroenterologist Interviews Jini Patel Thompson

Dr. Samir Kakodkar is an IBD specialist at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago and did his IBD training at Northwestern. Samir hosts a podcast called Against the Grain which investigates new ideas and controversies in the field of IBD. In this interview, you'll hear how Dr. Kakodkar himself has IBD and tried some of [...]

By |2023-02-01T15:44:45-08:00May 1st, 2019|

What It Takes to Heal Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Reader Story

I recently received this thank-you message, with these striking before/after photos: "Hey guys, just wanted to say thank you to Jini and the team I took this pic today, the worse photo (right side) is me 5 months ago. I followed a lot of Jini's expertise and applied what worked with my gut, I watched [...]

By |2023-02-02T13:11:06-08:00April 17th, 2019|

Is Saccharomyces Boulardii Safe?

We often get asked by readers is S. boulardii is safe to consume for people with IBD and IBS and is it actually beneficial? My answer up till now has been: When I tested it on myself - over 25 years ago - my body didn't like it very much. And then I had a [...]

By |2023-04-12T09:51:22-08:00July 25th, 2018|

Healthy Gut Bugs Q&A – Session 2 – Improve Your Microbiota

Find out what's wrong with using enteric-coated capsules for probiotics. And why the culturing substrate (intrinsic supernatant) is so important to the functioning of the bacteria inside your body, and directly benefits your digestion. Learn about competitive exclusion; the nature of bacteria is mutual antagonism - they produce compounds to compete with any other bacteria [...]

By |2023-04-12T09:51:37-08:00July 25th, 2018|

You Saved My Life: Father of Two — Reader Story

I always ask for feedback about a month after someone's bought one of my books. This is the opportunity for me to hear what's working, what isn't, and if there are things missing from the book or protocol instructions. This is one of the things that's made these natural healing protocols so powerful - detailed [...]

By |2023-02-06T10:11:49-08:00July 4th, 2018|

Is Fish Healthier Than Beef or Chicken?

It seems that the residents of France have shifted their eating habits and decided that fish is a healthier option than beef or chicken. But is it? This fabulous film explores this question - especially in light of the fact that 40-50% of the fish sold in France is farmed fish. Believe it or not, [...]

By |2023-03-29T14:07:51-08:00May 25th, 2016|

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 [...]

By |2023-04-13T09:07:02-08:00December 14th, 2012|

Follow Your Gut And Change Your Life

A reader shared this video with me and it literally lit me on fire! And every one that comes after it in the series is SO inspirational - I watched about 9 in a row: Hope they move you, excite you, inspire you, like they did me! Click here to watch all the episodes. The [...]

By |2023-03-02T11:12:27-08:00March 11th, 2011|
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