Studies have found that the average person consumes about 2,000 tiny pieces of plastic each week, roughly the weight of a credit card. This translates to approximately 104,000 tiny pieces of plastic for a total of 1/2 lb. of plastic or roughly 52 credit cards each year!
It’s getting to be that time of year again when each day the daylight hours become a little shorter and the temperature begins to drop. For some this is a welcome relief from the summer heat, but for others, specifically those who suffer Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), the change in seasons begins a long, difficult, and tiresome journey.
You may have heard of Leaky Gut Syndrome and wondered what it is and if you have it? Leaky Gut, also known as increased intestinal permeability, is a condition that causes gaps in the intestinal walls to loosen. This condition may allow substances such as bacteria, and undigested food particles and toxins to exit your intestinal walls and enter your bloodstream.