Seed-Feed-Weed for Gluten Sensitivity
Majid Ali, M.D.
Does Revirus Cause Celiac Disease? Yes, and So Do Most Viruses and Other Microbes That Find Homes in the Human Gut.
The Seed, Feed, Weed Way of Healing the Gut
I start to think and write about the above gut-asthma connections after I published my monograph entitled “Altered States of Bowel ecology” in 1987. Initially this view was based on personal clinical and laboratory observations. Simply stated, all my patients with asthma had clear laboratory evidence of mold allergy which always begins in the gut and may express itself in sinuses, ears, skin, and asthma. Some years later, I recognized that all my patients with asthma had objective laboratory evidence of impaired mitochondrial function in terms of reduced ATP generation. I presented these subjects at length in Integrative Immunology and Allergy, the fourth of my twelve volume textbook entitled “The Principles and Practice of Integrative Medicine” (1998, 2nd edition 2005, Canary 21 Press, available at www.aliacademy.org).
In 1987, I published a monograph entitled “Altered States of Bowel Ecology” to highlight the need for ecologic …
In my monograpth entitled “Altered States of Bowel Ecology (1987), I introduced the concept of bowel ecology …