You might think that a little indigestion is no big deal. But really, the digestive process is like a furnace in your belly that provides the energy for your whole body, and keeps you going. If the fire goes out, everything comes to a standstill.
Physicians have known for thousands of years that digestion is the key to health. Ancient Chinese and Aryevedic medical writings, the teachings of the ancient Greek physician, Hippocrates, and the medieval physician Paracelsus all stressed the importance of a good digestion, and that digestive problems are behind most diseases.
Your immune system relies heavily on your gastrointestinal system, and together, they present a formidable barrier against disease and allergy. Your stomach and small intestine are typically the first line of defense against toxins, and when they don’t work properly, it is the first place to harbor the seeds of disease.
Since most of your neuropeptides and parts of your immune system are made in your gut, digestive problems can result in poor immunithy and also to neurological or psychological disorders such as autism.
In fact, digestive problems have such far-reaching consequences that they should always among the first issues to be addressed in any comprehensive healing program, like Renew You’s Substance Sensitivity and Hormone Balancing programs. (To find out more, visit www.RenewYouJourney.com.au)