Leaky Gut Syndrome - Largo, FL

Leaky Gut Syndrome - Largo, FL

Leaky gut syndrome is the common name for intestinal and bowel permeability. This condition can cause a number of frustrating symptoms that make your life difficult. If you think you may be dealing with leaky gut syndrome, call (727) 826-0838 or contact us online.

Symptoms of Leaky Gut Syndrome

Leaky gut can manifest itself in a variety of ways. Symptoms of LGS can range from mild to debilitating.

Some of the signals and identifiers of leaky gut are:

  • Gas
  • Stomach cramps
  • Abdomen cramps
  • Food sensitivities
  • Aches
  • Pains
  • Bloating

In addition to these symptoms, leaky gut syndrome can cause or make worse any number of illnesses and conditions.

These include:

  • Depression
  • Acne
  • Liver disease
  • Psoriasis
  • Hives
  • Eczema
  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia

These symptoms and conditions may seem unrelated. That’s because leaky gut is pathological, in that it can contribute to the degradation of your overall health. This makes leaky gut a serious, yet difficult to identify, issue. Ideally, you should contact us online as soon as you can.

Causes of Leaky Gut Syndrome

Leaky gut is relatively unique in that it can both cause and result from other conditions. Any condition that inflames or damages the intestines, such as Crohn’s disease, carries a risk of causing leaky gut syndrome.

Some medications can also contribute to leaky gut, along with chemotherapy and certain allergies. As with any complicated condition, seeking treatment is the best course of action.

Treatment for Leaky Gut Syndrome

After you contact Dr. Leonhardt online and schedule a consultation, you can start working to prevent or treat leaky gut syndrome.

As with many conditions, lifestyle changes can help with leaky gut. Simply engaging in regular exercise or changing to a healthier, well-balanced diet can help. Dr. Leonhardt and her associates can help you find the right plan to suit your needs. Reducing your intake of alcohol and NSAID drugs, such as ibuprofen and aspirin, can also help.

In addition to diet and exercise, there are multitudes of ways intestinal permeability can be treated.

Typical treatments can include:

  • Medication
  • Vitamins and supplements
  • Holistic care
  • Stress reduction plans
  • Surgery

Get Help Now

Leaky gut syndrome is a complicated, debilitating condition. But you aren’t on your own: call (727) 826-0838 or contact us online to schedule a consultation and start feeling healthy again.

Leaky gut can be extremely hazardous to your long term health, so don’t hesitate to get started right away.


Related Links:

Have ANY Questions?
Contact Me Now and I PROMISE
to call YOU back immediately!
 

Tracie Leonhardt, DO

Tracie Leonhardt, DO

Dr. Tracie Leonhardt grew up as a member of the local community and is a graduate of Largo High School. She graduated from Southeastern University (now known as...

read more
Next

Largo, FL

1120 Belcher Rd S
Suite 2
Largo, FL 33771
Phone:
(727) 826-0838
Fax:
(877) 275-8431
Next
 
American Academy of Anti-Aging MedicineAmerican Osteopathic AssociationFlorida Osteopathic Medical AssociationPinellas County Osteopathic Medical SocietyDoctors DataAntigen Leukocyte Antibody TestingGenova DiagnosticsZRT LaboratorySpectracellBioTE MedicalForever Health Network Physician Nerium International
Contact Us Today