Gut Health 

The gut microbiome has numerous roles including the absorption of nutrients, detoxification of hormones, supporting immune function, regulating inflammation and producing happy hormones such as serotonin. Your gut health plays a huge role in your mental health and outlook.

Some digestive issues that may cause a range of symptoms including bloating, food sensitivities, flatulence, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, constipation and/or IBS related symptoms.

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Chloe is experienced as a naturopath in treating a range of digestive issues including:

  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)
  • Intestinal Hyperpermeability (‘Leaky Gut’)
  • Large Bowel Dysbiosis / Bacterial Imbalances
  • Chronic Constipation / Chronic Diarrhoea
  • Intestinal Bacterial, Fungal and Parasitic Infections
  • Gastro-Oesphageal Reflux Disease (GORD) / Heartburn
  • Helicobacter Pylori Infection
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Gastritis, Peptic Ulcer
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Food Allergy, Intolerances, and Sensitivities
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Complete microbiome mapping example

As a practitioner Chloe is able to order and interpret a range of digestive and microbiome functional pathology investigations. Your naturopathy consultation with Chloe allows time to take a detailed assessment and advise what form of testing may be appropriate. Common functional tests available include:

  • Complete microbiome mapping
  • GI Maps
  • Genova GI Effects Stool
  • uBiome / Microba / SmartGUT (SmartDNA)
  • Great Plains Organic Acids Testing
  • Genova GI Effects Stool Analysis
  • Doctor’s Data Comprehensive Stool Analysis
  • Intestinal Permeability
  • SIBO Breath Testing
  • Coeliac Screening
  • Fructose, Lactose, Sorbitol Malabsorption Breath Testing (SIBO breath test)
  • Food Allergy and Hypersensitivity Screening