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View World Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD) day helps highlight plight of millions

World Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD) day helps highlight plight of millions

Throughout the world an estimated five million people live with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) Today marks World IBD Day, which we at the Taymount Clinic fully support as a means of highlighting the profound difficulties that those suffering with diseases of the gut have to endure. World IBD…

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View DIY FMT – A risky step into the unknown?

DIY FMT – A risky step into the unknown?

DIY FMT is on the increase, and whilst the figures aren’t yet known, it seems from the proliferation of ‘advice’ articles on the internet, it’s something many people are feeling compelled to try.  Looking at social media, it seems that people are increasingly taking matters into their own hands when they start to think that medicine is making…

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View Taymount welcome BBC Newsnight for FMT debate

Taymount welcome BBC Newsnight for FMT debate

We are pleased to announce that the Taymount Clinic accepted an invitation from the BBC’s Newsnight programme to debate the advancements of FMT The interview with one of our founders Glenn Taylor was shown on BBC Newsnight on Monday 9th March 2015, and we are sure that as well as the estimated 600,000 viewers the feature…

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View Weight gain after stool implant story shows importance of correct donors

Weight gain after stool implant story shows importance of correct donors

In recent days the BBC has been more than a little interested in the tale of a woman from the United States who put on more than two-and-a-half stone after receiving a medical Faecal Transplant treatment using her daughter as a donor. The patient in question was a 32-year-old lady with a case of Clostridium…

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View Poop : The New Wonder Treatment!

Poop : The New Wonder Treatment!

Poop – the wonder new treatment is more formally known as FMT – Fecal Microbiota Transplant. Offered by the only specialist FMT clinic in the northern hemisphere, the Taymount Clinic, who specialise in FMT. Visit website for more details: www.taymount.com FMT is the ultimate comprehensive and live probiotic; harvested carefully from screened, tested, healthy donors, standardised and refined in a low-oxygen lab process, it can put back a full complement of human gut microflora into a diseased or imbalanced colon.

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View Candidia: Causes, Treatments & How It Works

Candidia: Causes, Treatments & How It Works

“Candida” (sometimes referred to as a yeast infection) is the current buzzword or colloquial term for a very uncomfortable and somewhat invasive systemic infection by a microscopic yeast, more properly known as Candida albicans.  There is a whole family of Candida yeasts and the one that most people refer to when they mention Candida, is…

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View How To Feed A Hominid The Perfect Diet

How To Feed A Hominid The Perfect Diet

Today’s Blog is short and sweet and is taken from Liz Wolfe’s book “Eat the Yolks”. When patients finish their FMT treatment program at the Taymount Clinic (www.taymount.com) they inevitably ask us what is the way to continue forward with their diet. Because nothing is ever set in stone and there is always opportunity to…

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View All About Fecal Microbiota Transplants (FMT)

All About Fecal Microbiota Transplants (FMT)

FMT, fecal transplants, fecal microbiota transplants are all terms that have been in the news lately across all different types of publications from The Huffington Post to New Scientist. Not only does it present new treatment options and challenge the way we have always thought about bacteria, it is creating some commotion in the US…

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