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Jonell Francis
The Gut-Immune Connection:  Why Poor Digestion Means Poor Immunity

The Gut-Immune Connection: Why Poor Digestion Means Poor Immunity

Why Poor Digestion Means Poor Immunity In 2018, the CDC reported that 22.4 million people went to the doctor to treat diseases of the digestive system.   But that's not all.  Another 8.3 million landed in the emergency room with digestive system distress as the primary diagnosis. And those are just the people who were diagnosed and getting treatment... Millions of others suffer in silence from a range of digestive disorders… many of which don’t have a diagnosis. There’s a huge problem with this (besides the fact that so many people are in pain). Your gut is the seat of your immune...

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Jonell Francis
Why Autoimmune Disease Prefers Women Over Men

Why Autoimmune Disease Prefers Women Over Men

Women and Autoimmune Disorders Women are healthier and live longer than men. They're less susceptible to infectious diseases but on the other hand 80% of individuals with autoimmune diseases are women. So why does Autoimmune Disease prefer women over men? In this post we'll explore what may be behind the increased risk and which types of autoimmune diseases are more likely to affect women. The majority of people living with autoimmune disorders are definitely women, usually of childbearing age. According to the National Institutes of Health, autoimmune diseases are among the leading causes of death and disability in girls and women 65 years of...

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Jonell Francis
Cancer, Candida and Alcohol

Cancer, Candida and Alcohol

Cancer, Candida and Alcohol The National Cancer Institute projects “1 in 3 women and 1 in 2 men will have cancer in his or her lifetime.” Everyone knows someone who's been affected by it. Many Americans have swallowed hard at the discovery of a tumor that was later surgically removed or eventually pronounced ‘benign’, yet others remain in treatment now, fighting for their lives. So, what on earth enables this often fatal disease to overcome the human race so easily?   The Big Ugly Cancer is ‘cell growth run amuck,’ or malignant transformation. It refers to any one of a...

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Jonell Francis
Time for a Spring Refresh?  Take the 30 Day Reboot Challenge

Time for a Spring Refresh? Take the 30 Day Reboot Challenge

Want to give your body a leg up and out of inflammation, allergies, joint pain and fatigue? Introducing 30 Day Reboot from Tumtree. Push back the envelope on your body’s power to heal, rejuve, AND get energized & fit. Your body will thank you all summer long with a new spring in your step and a light in your eyes. As easy as 1, 2, 3: Order your 30 Day Reboot kit  Follow me on Instagram @Jonellfrancis_ and on Facebook @Tumtree Gut Health (with the green leaf logo) to start seeing our recipes in your feed, plus helpful tips to...

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