Digestive Health Tips for the Holidays and Year-Round
Homeopathic Remedies, Probiotics, and Natural Enzymes to Keep Stomach, Intestines, and Pancreas Happy
The holidays are upon us, and the time of feasting and fun is about to begin. For many, unfortunately, all that merriment can turn into misery. Stress of traveling, change of climates or surroundings, and over-indulgence in sweets and fatty foods can bring on bacterial imbalances in the digestive tract, heartburn, constipation, and a host of other digestive issues. Read on to find the best homeopathic remedies, probiotics, and natural enzymes to keep your digestive system functioning properly and smoothly throughout the holiday season and beyond.
Natural Remedies for Heartburn, Constipation, and Hangover
We’ve gathered a list of our top homeopathic remedies to help you recover from an over-indulgence in food or drink. For immediate relief after a large meal, use Acid Reflux Relief to relieve the symptoms of indigestion and heartburn. Natrum Phosphoricum is one of the 12 Cell Salts found in every homeopathic practitioners' medicine bag. It is the remedy for digestive disorders and over-acidity in the body from eating too many processed foods.
Extended periods of travel, stress, lack of sufficient fluids in your diet, or imbibing too many cold liquids while eating can lead to constipation. Constipation Relief encourages the body to rid itself of blockages without any of the negative side effects such as diarrhea, stomach cramps, or dependency which follow the use of conventional laxatives.
And for the case of serious over-indulgence, Hangover Relief is formulated to alleviate every nasty side effect of having too much alcohol in your system. Easing headaches, nausea, and alcohol-induced dehydration, Hangover Relief should be the first thing you reach for “the morning after”.
Probiotics and Digestive Enzymes
An important part of keeping the digestive system functioning properly through the holidays and year-round is ensuring a sufficient presence of digestive bacteria and digestive enzymes in the intestines.
Provolux is a GI probiotic with a 9.2 billion CFU blend of 6 potent probiotic strains. It helps restore a healthy balance of bacteria in the gut and improve not only digestion but also immunity, weight management, blood pressure, and more. Prolipamy is composed of 8 plant-based pancreatic enzymes necessary for optimal digestion of saturated fats, carbohydrates, and protein and is especially beneficial to people with food sensitivities and adults 50 years of age and older.
Both come in vegetarian capsules and are made without artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. They are free of gluten and soy.
Remedies for IBS and Heart Health
An abundance of rich foods can seriously compromise our digestive health and oversupply our body with fats and sugar. During the holidays it also often difficult to find the extra time for exercise and rest. This can cause chronic conditions such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and high cholesterol and triglyceride levels to flare up over the season or post-holiday. Forestall negative relapses with IBS Relief and Cholestop.
IBS Relief eases diarrhea, constipation, bloating, gas, and cramps, and Cholestop works to stimulate the action of the liver to detoxify the blood and eliminate excess cholesterol and fats from the bloodstream.
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