When things get old they leak. That includes old pipes, dams, faucets and hoses.
And it also includes the walls of your digestive tract. Those leaks – known as leaky gut syndrome – are more than a mere annoyance. They make you age faster.
Researchers believe that much of the health-damaging inflammation that accompanies aging – sometimes called inflammaging – is linked to our increasingly leaky guts that allow harmful substances to pass through the intestinal wall and into the bloodstream.
Here’s what you can do about this. . .
Breaching the Barrier
When everything is functioning as it should, the thin mucosal layer that […]