The majority of doctors’ consultations relate to a gut issue: excessive burping, bloated belly, heartburn, reflux, nausea, epigastric pain, colic, constipation, diarrhea, flatulence ('wind', 'fart') are just a few examples.
The gut, with its extremely large surface area, is the most powerful organ of detoxification in our body. Poor functioning of the GIT (Gastro-Intestinal Tract) has far-reaching consequences for the whole body. Damage may occur as a result of poor diet (e.g. high sugar), food allergies and intolerances, dysbiosis (poor balance of bacteria in the gut), etc…
How to get a healthy gut?
HK MEDSPA is able to offer two important tests:
- CDSA (Comprehensive Digestive Stool Analysis).
- Dual Sugar Test for Intestinal Permeability.
What is the 4R program?
Increased intestinal permeability is known as Leaky Gut Syndrome. The treatment of gut issues offered at HK MEDSPA involves the 4R program:
- REMOVE the factors that caused the problem in the first place.
- REPAIR damage to the gut.
- REPLACE the nutrients necessary to restore the gut to normal health.
- REPOPULATE with probiotics and prebiotics.