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Date:   November 2016 

Summary:

In this Nutrient Roundtable discussion, the practitioners discuss the various digestive enzyme products offered in the DFH line. They will educate you on some of the specific differences between each of the products and how to choose the one most appropriate for you and your patients.

What will be covered:

Who should take digestive enzymes?

  • Patients with gastrointestinal disorders (hypochlrohydria, SIBO, IBS, IBD, diverticulitis)
  • Patients on medications (PPIs, OTC antacids)
  • Older adults - As we age, the acidity of our stomach acid becomes more alkaline (low B12)
  • People under a lot of stress who are always on the go (eating while working at their desk or while driving, not taking the time to disconnect, ANS is not parasympathetic state)
  • Labs
  • - Low Elastase 1 levels (on stool panels)
  • - High urinary Indican or D-lactate (organic acid testing)
  • - Low plasma amino acids (rule of vegetarian diet, low protein intake)
  • - Food sensitivity testing (multiple food sensitivities)

What are some benefits of digestive enzymes?

  • Assist the body in breaking down difficult-to-digest protein such as gluten, casein, dairy, and egg
  • Improve GI symptoms
  • Help heal the gut and intestinal barrier by taking stress off the GI tract
  • Enhance nutrition absorption and prevent nutritional deficiency

Supplements discussed:

  • ProtectZyme™
  • AllerGzyme™
  • Digestzymes™
  • Plant Enzyme Digestive Formula
  • LV-GB Complex™
Bio:
Michael Jurgelewicz
Michael Jurgelewicz DC, DACBN, DCBCN

Michael Jurgelewicz, DC, DACBN, DCBCN, has been studying nutrition and wellness for the past 10 years. He has a B.S. degree in Health & Wellness, a B.S. degree in Anatomy, and is a Doctor of Chiropractic. He is Board Certified in Nutrition by the American Clinical Board of Nutrition, and a Diplomate of the Chiropractic Board of Clinical Nutrition. He is also active in continuing education through the Clinical Nutrition Certification Board. Dr. Jurgelewicz’s academic training and clinical experience in functional medicine position him as an authority in the management of a variety of chronic health conditions.

Arland Hill
Arland Hill DC, MPH, DACBN

Dr. Arland Hill is the Clinical Director of Complete Care Wellness Center and Wellness Coordinator of Specialty Healthcare and Wellness, multi-disciplinary clinics in Houston, TX. He is a doctor of chiropractic medicine and a Board Certified diplomat of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition. He has been practicing since 2003 with a clinical focus on the use of science-based natural therapies for the management of chronic diseases.

Dr. Hill received his doctorate from Texas Chiropractic College and his master in public health from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He has been a regular at Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine and University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston where he instructs students on the merger of nutrition into mainstream medicine. Dr. Hill continues his consulting position to the nutrition and laboratory industry where he offers his expertise in the development of products and strategies to improve patient outcomes. Dr. Hill routinely lectures on topics core to functional medicine emphasizing the importance of research-based interventions.

Camille Gallinger
Camille Gallinger CN

Camille Gallinger is a Certified Nutritionist with post-graduate training in clinical nutrition from American Health Sciences University and the American Association of Nutrition Consultants (AANC). She is also a Certified Herbalist, having studied at the former Center for Herbal Studies in Corvallis, OR. As a member of the Nutrition Support Team, Camille serves as a writer and nutrition health educator, training Designs for Health customer service representatives. She supports comprehensive recovery by sharing her passion for the principles of nutrition through comprehensive functional/metabolic testing and specific supplement recommendations. Camille also maintains a private nutrition counseling practice, educating both patient groups and medical professionals.

THIS INFORMATION IS PROVIDED FOR THE USE OF PHYSICIANS AND OTHER LICENSED HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS ONLY. THIS INFORMATION IS INTENDED FOR PHYSICIANS AND OTHER LICENSED HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS TO USE AS A BASIS FOR DETERMINING WHETHER OR NOT TO RECOMMEND THESE PRODUCTS TO THEIR PATIENTS. THIS MEDICAL AND SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION IS NOT FOR USE BY CONSUMERS. THE DIETARY SUPPLEMENT PRODUCTS OFFERED BY DESIGNS FOR HEALTH ARE NOT INTENDED FOR USE BY CONSUMERS AS A MEANS TO CURE, TREAT, PREVENT, DIAGNOSE, OR MITIGATE ANY DISEASE OR OTHER MEDICAL CONDITION.​

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Topic : Digestive Enzyme Products

With : Hosted by Michael Jurgelewicz, DC, DACBN, DCBCN, Arland Hill, DC, MPH, DACBN, Camille Gallinger, CN

Time & Date : November 2016

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Nutrient Roundtable Download

Topic : Digestive Enzyme Products

With : Hosted by Michael Jurgelewicz, DC, DACBN, DCBCN, Arland Hill, DC, MPH, DACBN, Camille Gallinger, CN

Time & Date : November 2016

Please fill out the form below to download this Nutrient Roundtable (If you don't see a form, it means that you have filled one out before, so just click the submit button below!)