Gastroenterologists Ridgeland MS

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Burin Nuchniyom, MD
Ridgeland, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Chulalongkorn Univ, Fac Of Med, Bangkok, Thailand
Graduation Year: 1990

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Kevin P Blanchard, MD
(601) 984-4549
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Paul Harmon Parker, MD
(601) 982-0594
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1975

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Eric Ormseth, MR
(901) 766-9490
Ste 210 401 Southcrest Circle
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Phyllis Robinson Bishop, MD
(601) 984-5232
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1988

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Christopher Christensen, MD
(601) 815-1244
1144 Martingale Dr
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport, Shreveport La 71130
Graduation Year: 2000

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Roland Garretson, MR
(601) 984-4540
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Walter Thomas Boone, MD
(601) 982-1172
3727 Crane Blvd
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1965
Hospital
Hospital: St Dominic-Jackson Memorial H, Jackson, Ms

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Thomas P Mills, MD
(601) 981-3980
971 Lakeland Dr Ste 515
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: St Dominic-Jackson Memorial H, Jackson, Ms
Group Practice: Digestive Disease Clinic

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Thomas L Abell, MD
(601) 984-4542
2500 N State St # N-136
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med, Vermillion Sd, 57069
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: M S Methodist Rehab Center, Jackson, Ms
Group Practice: University Hospitals

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How Healing the Leaky Gut Could Heal Your Life

by Lissa Rankin, OB/GYN

What do your intestines have to do with mojo? EVERYTHING! Sure, you can be vital , even if you’re ill. But if you have leaky gut syndrome, it might manifest in ways you would never expect, such as depression, chronic fatigue syndrome, food allergies, gas and bloating, or the inability to find relief from other diseases, even when adequately treated.

What is leaky gut syndrome?

Good question. I’m a doctor and I never heard about it at Duke or Northwestern, where I trained. While conventional medicine doesn’t recognize the existence of “leaky gut” syndrome, many naturopathic and integrative medicine doctors believe that a “leaky gut” can impair the natural healing process of the body and impede both traditional and alternative treatments.

In theory, leaky gut syndrome results from damage to the intestinal lining that leads to a state of intestinal hyperpermeability, allowing undigested proteins, fats, waste, bacteria, and other toxins to “leak” through the gut membrane, which should only allow healthy nutrients through. These particles can then wind up in the blood stream and lymphatic system, where the immune system tries to come to the rescue to eliminate these unwanted intruders, triggering an auto-immune response. While a natural immune response is usually a good thing, too much can lead to a state of inflammation, which wreaks havoc in ways you may never relate to gastrointestinal function. A normal intestinal lining brilliantly lets good stuff through, while screening bad stuff out, allowing it to be excreted as waste. But when this membrane is impaired, beware!

What kinds of symptoms might result from leaky gut?

Common early symptoms include gas, bloating, and fatigue, which should not be considered normal. These harbingers of other stuff brewing may be your only clue that your intestines need to be healed. If time goes by, you may wind up with chronic fatigue, skin rashes like eczema, psoriasis, or even chronic vulvar itching, food allergies, gluten intolerance, memory problems, mood disorders, body aches and joint pains, and other vague, seemingly unrelated conditions.

Why has my doctor never heard of this?

Nobody ever taught me about leaky gut syndrome in medical school, and unless you’re out there researching and self-educating yourself about complementary and alternative medicine treatments, you would never hear about it. Why is that? We Western docs are research fanatics, and the trust of the matter is that most of the expensive research that fuels modern medicine is sponsored by drug companies hoping to prove that their product works. Once they’ve proved it in randomized controlled trials, it becomes mainstream. Because there is no “drug” to treat leaky gut syndrome and nobody has paid to perform big studies, we just don’t have a lot of data out there in the mainstream medical literature, so it falls largely into the realm of what traditional docs call “anecdotal medicine” (and d...

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