Helicobacter pylori Lab Test

Helicobacter pylori Lab Test

We see Helicobacter pylori or H.pylori bacteria come back on many of the Gut Health Lab Tests that we run. If you’ve ever had heartburn, acid reflux, stomach pain, had an Endoscopy or taken Triple Therapy (Antibiotics, PPIs) you’ll probably be aware of it.   Interestingly there are some quite opposing views regarding the importance[…]

Case Study Sudden Onset

CASE Study – A Sudden Onset

Here’s an excerpt from Alphie’s full Case Study (which you can read here). When working 1-1 with our clients we always thoroughly review the health history and timeline of events.  Reflecting on this, Alphie described the moment (18 years earlier) that he suddenly started to experience an agonising stomach pain one day in class at[…]

Balanced Approach to Medication

Balanced Approach to Medication [Case Study]

This was an interesting aspect of Alphie’s journey. Let’s look at how he took a balanced approach to medication. [The Full Case Study is here] Alphie had been taking PPIs (Proton Pump Inhibitors) for 18 years.  They’d been a valuable tool in the tool box in managing his debilitating Acid Reflux. Yet – they’d pretty[…]

18 Years of PPIs

18 Years of PPIs [Case Study]

Imagine being in Alphie’s situation, having been taking Proton Pump Inhibitors for 18 years! Alphie was in his early thirties when he started the 1-to-1 Health Restoration Program. He’d had a healthy childhood, but since the age of 13-14 and for the next 18 years he’d been taking Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) to help him manage[…]

Gastritis and Abdominal Pain

Gastritis and Abdominal Pain

Solving 10 years of gastritis and abdominal pain The opportunity to coach Bob 1-to-1 was fantastic.  He’d been experiencing digestive health challenges for a long time and despite a great deal of effort so far by him and his wife – they just weren’t making progress.   Once we ran an Initial Consultation and had[…]

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Testimonial: Indigestion, Body Composition and Hormones

Melanie had not been feeling well for about 5 years.  She was very capable, but really struggling with the vast amount of information and different programs available!  So – she changed tack.  We joined forces and she shares her experience with you here: Jack, I want you to know how much I appreciate your program[…]

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TESTIMONIAL // Acid Reflux, H pylori and Nutrition

Marcelino had been struggling with his health with acid reflux and various symptoms for 8 years. We worked together for 4 months with some impressive dedication! Marcelino’s strength seemed to be drawn from his previous athletic experiences, from when he was a professional cyclist. We pulled together an approach and he solved the acid reflux,[…]

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Ulcerative Colitis – CASE STUDY Excerpt

Here’s Robert’s remarkable 24-year journey enhancing his wellbeing and overcoming challenges such as Ulcerative Colitis along the way [Full Case Study Here]. ‘Ulcerative Colitis’ Medical Definition from the Mayo Clinic:  “Ulcerative colitis (UL-sur-uh-tiv koe-LIE-tis) is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation and ulcers (sores) in your digestive tract. Ulcerative colitis affects the innermost lining[…]

Functional Health Testimonials

TESTIMONIAL // ‘Lose Weight to Get Healthy’ or ‘Get Healthy to Lose Weight’.

‘Weight Loss’ – is not really the focus here at the Functional Health Clinic.  It can be a fantastic and completely valid goal. Yet the conventional and current approach and foundation upon which it this built is quite limited. Therefore, it’s really just one option from many! We’d much prefer to focus on the ‘whole individual’ and assess[…]

Functional Health Testimonials

TESTIMONIAL // Digestive Infections and Constant Burping

Burping may not seem to be the most debilitating of symptoms.  But when it is almost constant and is exacerbated even by drinking some water, it can really impact our quality of life. Carol’s Testimonial below demonstrates some of the steps that you can take to solve health challenges like constant burping, gut pain, low[…]

Hormonal Balance

TESTIMONIAL // Irina’s Integrated Hormonal Balance Connection

Irina was only a client for 3 months, yet it feels like we could write a whole book on the intricacies and connections of the impact and improvements to her wellbeing and vitality.  Especially her integrated hormonal balance connection. Read Irina’s testimonial below to hear how she finally pushed her health forward after 17 years[…]

Gut healing therapies

Book Your 1-to-1 Gut Health Clinic Day

March 2019 – Gut Health Clinic Day Availability You can now book your clinic day to investigate your digestive or gut health challenges. There are only two spots and these next dates are in March. More information and Booking: https://functionalhealthclinic.co.uk/functional-gut-health-day/ The day is completely individual, 1-to-1 and in a private clinic space. Gut Healing therapies The whole day[…]

Functional Medicine Initial Consultation

Initial Consultation Feedback

Kristina’s Initial Consultation Feedback from last week “I am so thankful I decided to do the GI Map Test and Consultation with Jack Walton. I’ve had years of stomach issues and doctors would just tell me things like “you are fine” or “it could be worse.” I felt like I wasn’t being taken seriously and[…]

Chronic Ear Infections

TESTIMONIAL / UNRAVELLING CHRONIC EAR INFECTIONS, GUT HEALTH AND MORE!

Fiona’s situation looked complex when she contacted me.  She was experiencing debilitating symptoms (e.g. chronic ear infections) and had been critically ill in hospital.  But having reviewed her health and medical history and timeline it looked like we could raise her ceiling of potential.  There were some simple and significant steps that had not yet[…]

Bacterial Infection

CASE STUDY // 4 YEARS OF ALEX’S UTIs SOLVED IN 4 MONTHS

There were two key remarks that Alex made when she had completed her Functional Medicine support program for UTIs and bladder health challenges.  So let's briefly skip past the specific symptoms and health-goal aspects of Alex's recovery (we'll come back to these). Beyond her symptom alleviation she "learnt how to look after myself to a[...]
Gastritis and Abdominal Pain

CASE STUDY // BOB’S GASTRITIS AND ABDOMINAL PAIN

When Bob contacted me he was frustrated at the fact that despite all the information and advice out there, he was still struggling to solve a decade of gastritis and abdominal pain and a whole host of related symptoms and health challenges. Bob was 76 at the time and he did a fantastic job of demonstrating[...]

TESTIMONIAL // GASTRITIS AND ABDOMINAL PAIN

When Bob contacted me he was frustrated at the fact that despite all the information and advice out there, he was still struggling to solve a decade of gastritis, abdominal pain and a whole host of related symptoms and health challenges. Bob was 76 at the time and he did a fantastic job of demonstrating what[…]

Functional Gut Health

MASTER YOUR GUT HEALTH

  Would you like to join me for a full day, 1-to-1 in clinic to delve deeper into solving your gut and digestive health challenges? Work with me in Newcastle upon Tyne, where we will use Functional Medicine, Nutrition, Bodywork and Movement to identify the causes of why you feel the way you feel and the[…]

GUT TEST – NEW MARKERS

Digestive Health Test Announcement – *Additional Markers* This Functional Lab Gut Health Test was already a very comprehensive profile, but now the lab have added two key markers: STEATOCRIT: A marker of decal fat and a great indication of the digestive capacity to break down the food (fats) in your diet. BETA-GLUCURONIDASE: An enzyme that[…]

CASE STUDY // ULCERATIVE COLITIS

Here's an expanded Case Study on Robert's remarkable 24-year journey to enhancing his wellbeing, overcoming challenges such as Ulcerative Colitis along the way.  When we first spoke I was initially hit by the thought that 'there are some clients that we don't take on, who we say we'd like to help, but we need to refer[...]