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by nkaufman
Mon Sep 11, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Are these test results weird?
Replies: 9
Views: 1075

Re: Are these test results weird?

My responses are as follows: So, in conclusion, you should get treatment if 1. you have family history of gastric cancer - NO 2. you have symptoms like reflux, heart burn, any digestion problem, bloating, poor appetite, etc - Occasional bloating (once in few weeks) but that could be due to a number ...
by nkaufman
Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Are these test results weird?
Replies: 9
Views: 1075

Re: Are these test results weird?

I've been hearing conflicting points of views on this matter. Some people say - Treat only if there are symptoms. If there are no symptoms then there is no need to treat it. From - https://chriskresser.com/answers-to-your-burning-questions-about-digestion/ "H. pylori, however, when it becomes overgr...
by nkaufman
Sun Sep 10, 2017 11:41 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Are these test results weird?
Replies: 9
Views: 1075

Re: Are these test results weird?

Based on the fact that UBT/Blood Test were positive but stool test was negative (as I mentioned in the OP), I looked at other symptoms of H.Pylori and found the following: From: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/h-pylori/symptoms-causes/dxc-20318746 An ache or burning pain in your abdome...
by nkaufman
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: N-acetyl-cysteine (NAC) - Helpful or not?
Replies: 1
Views: 885

N-acetyl-cysteine (NAC) - Helpful or not?

A naturopath - Dr. Kathleen Jade, N.D. - mentions: "N-acetyl-cysteine (NAC) is a natural antioxidant and mucous-dissolving nutrient that destroys the biofilm of H. pylori. H. pylori’s biofilm is what helps it to survive in the stomach and resist antibiotic treatment. Like probiotics, NAC supplementa...
by nkaufman
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Natural Treatment Overview
Replies: 3
Views: 852

Natural Treatment Overview

Hello, Yes i know that natural treatments might probably won't work. One of the naturopaths had the following process: "Here is the herbal protocol I use for h pylori: mastic, the gum resin of the mastic tree, which kills H pylori. I use this mastic gum formula combined with licorice and zinc to hel...
by nkaufman
Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:29 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Are these test results weird?
Replies: 9
Views: 1075

Natural Treatment

Hello, Thank you for the response. So based on what I'm reading on these forums, natural treatments do not seem to work. However, in my situation, where infection might not be that widespread since nothing is passed down to the stool, would it be worthwhile to consider natural treatment as an initia...
by nkaufman
Thu Aug 31, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Are these test results weird?
Replies: 9
Views: 1075

Are these test results weird?

Hello, Am glad I found this site while looking for alternative methods of eradicating h.pylori while looking at how best to make sure that I have h.pylori. Don't think I have any major symptom but other lesser known symptoms could be due to anything. My blood test was positive for IgG and IgA and ne...

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