Sinus Support Protocol From Zach Bush, MD
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Why Sinus Health Matters
Sinus health is fundamental to both the neuro-respiratory and gut-brain axis. The microbiome of the sinuses is the frontline for respiratory health and is fundamental to the metabolic and immune function of the gut.
A healthy microbiome supports the epithelial barrier in both the sinuses and the gut, functioning as a fundamental element of the innate immune system.
We don’t often consider the fact that normal nasal drainage delivers sinus flora into the stomach and small intestine, so supporting healthy sinus flora is desirable for a variety of reasons. Healthy sinus function is also important for normal sleep patterns and healthy immune system function.
Sinus health can be affected by many different environmental factors, but daily attention to sinus health supports overall health in a variety of ways.
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Zach Bush, MD is a physician specializing in internal medicine, endocrinology and hospice care. He is an internationally recognized educator and thought leader on the microbiome as it relates to health, disease, and food systems. Dr Zach founded *Seraphic Group and the non-profit Farmer’s Footprint to develop root-cause solutions for human and ecological health. His passion for education reaches across many disciplines, including topics such as the role of soil and water ecosystems in human genomics, immunity, and gut/brain health. His education has highlighted the need for a radical departure from chemical farming and pharmacy, and his ongoing efforts are providing a path for consumers, farmers, and industries to work together for healthier people and planet.