Whether you suffer from too much stomach acid… or too little…
It can feel like your entire digestive tract is ON FIRE.
And that’s just the beginning…
Because those GI issues can RIP your insides apart!
And that can lead to open sores and bleeding… malnutrition… and poop problems…
ON TOP OF the pain that’s got you doubled over.
Fortunately, there’s a time-honored herbal remedy that SMOTHERS the flames.
It’s a natural “throat coat” that could TUNE UP your digestion… and get it working like a WELL-OILED MACHINE.
And unlike some of the digestive solutions you may have already tried, this herb is so gentle… it’s “easy does it” all the way down… and out.
Deep in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, there’s a special kind of tree that can heal a gastrointestinal lining that’s been TORN APART.
I’m talking about slippery elm (Ulmus rubra).
Its inner bark is, as the tree’s name indicates, slimy…
And that’s what Native Americans would use to ease a number of different ailments, from wounds to sore throats.
It was first recognized by the U.S. government as medicine in the late 19th century…
Yet now, more than a century later, so-called “experts” are CLAIMING that slippery elm’s effects haven’t been “well studied”… and that the data surrounding its therapeutic use is only “limited”!
I beg to differ.
Ask anybody who’s tried slippery elm, and they’ll tell you how it’s a slip-sliding SAVIOR when it comes to such gastrointestinal complaints as…
- IBD (including ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease)
- IBS (especially with constipation, a.k.a. IBS-C)
- stomach and duodenal ulcers, and
- acid reflux (including GERD).
Its healing and soothing action is two-fold:
- It STIMULATES the secretion of mucous in your GI tract lining. This demulcent activity reduces irritation.
- It COATS your entire tract – from your throat all the way down your “food tube” (a.k.a. your esophagus) and into your gut – with mucilage, a substance that becomes a gooey gel when mixed with water.
This viscous “goo” ultimately could lubricate your bowels… and help you poop if you’ve been “backed up.”
The mainstream will try to SCARE you off of slippery elm by saying that it can cause a miscarriage… and has been used to induce abortions.
That may be true, but that’s not limited to slippery elm — or ANY natural remedy, for that matter.
Out of an abundance of caution, MOST drugs and supplements aren’t recommended for women who are pregnant!
And I’m guessing your days of having kids are long over, am I right?
Look for slippery elm as a capsule, tea, or lozenge (for sore throats associated with acid reflux).
You may also see it labeled as “red elm” or “Ulmus fulva” – but both refer to the same plant.
Use it to complement any conventional treatments you may be on for your particular situation.
Other herbs with similar action include marshmallow… fenugreek… and DGL (deglycyrrhizinated licorice).
And if you work with an integrative doc, you may find you could ease off drugs… and control your GI issues naturally.