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  • This product is for soothing the digestive tract and improves elimination. It is NOT an enzyme, but has anti-inflammatory properties which helps reduce digestive discomfort.
  • Vitamins A, D, and E are fat soluble vitamins, which, in order to benefit the body must be absorbed properly in the digestive tract. Lipozyme assists in this digestion.
  • Yolanda Washington Healthy Digestion Series

    1. 1. By :Yolanda Washington LSHC “ Healthy Digestive System” Prevention Plus Series
    2. 2. What you will learn: <ul><li>The importance of healthy eating </li></ul><ul><li>How poor digestion can affect your overall health </li></ul><ul><li>What part stress and emotions play in your digestive health </li></ul><ul><li>How you can support your digestive system </li></ul><ul><li>How to relieve digestive upsets and heal chronic digestive diseases </li></ul>
    3. 3. <ul><li>A complex process of turning the food you eat into the energy you need to survive </li></ul><ul><li>Starts in the mouth </li></ul><ul><li>Includes enzymes and hormones to aid in the breakdown of food </li></ul><ul><li>Involves creating waste to be eliminated </li></ul>What is Digestion?
    4. 4. The Digestion System The Command Center of the Immune System <ul><li>Digestion begins when the smell of food triggers </li></ul><ul><li>the salivary glands causing your mouth to water </li></ul><ul><li>Food must be chewed well </li></ul><ul><li>Saliva begins to break down starches </li></ul><ul><li>The tongue then kneads the food into a ball </li></ul><ul><li>for swallowing </li></ul>The Mouth
    5. 5. The Pharynx and Esophagus The Digestion System (cont.) <ul><li>The pharynx, or throat, receives the food from your </li></ul><ul><li>mouth </li></ul><ul><li>Act of swallowing takes place in the throat partly as a </li></ul><ul><li>reflex and partly under voluntary control </li></ul><ul><li>Food is carried to the stomach by means of a series of contractions, from the esophagus, called peristalsis </li></ul><ul><li>Lower esophageal sphincter (LES), a ring-shaped muscle, opens to let food pass into the stomach and then closes </li></ul>*When the LES doesn't work properly, you may suffer from a condition called GERD or reflux, which causes heartburn and regurgitation (the feeling of food coming back up).
    6. 6. The Digestion System (cont.) The Stomach and Intestines <ul><li>Stomach secretes acid and powerful enzymes to break </li></ul><ul><li>down food </li></ul><ul><li>Food moves into small intestine </li></ul><ul><li>Small intestine breaks down fats, proteins and </li></ul><ul><li>carbohydrates for absorption using enzymes released </li></ul><ul><li>by the pancreas and bile </li></ul><ul><li>Nutrients are absorbed through the small intestine </li></ul><ul><li>walls and into the bloodstream </li></ul><ul><li>Indigestible substances, such as fiber, pass into the </li></ul><ul><li>large intestine or colon, where water and ions are </li></ul><ul><li>reabsorbed and held for elimination </li></ul>
    7. 7. Accessory Digestive Organs <ul><li>Pancreas </li></ul><ul><li>Secretes digestive enzymes into the small </li></ul><ul><li>intestine to digest protein, fats, and </li></ul><ul><li>carbohydrates </li></ul><ul><li>Liver </li></ul><ul><li>Makes and secretes bile </li></ul><ul><li>Purifies the blood of many impurities </li></ul><ul><li>Gallbladder </li></ul><ul><li>Stores excess bile made in the liver </li></ul><ul><li>Bile helps to break down fats and carry waste from the liver </li></ul>
    8. 8. Digestive Disorders
    9. 9. I nflammatory B owel D isease <ul><li>IBD includes Crohn's disease and </li></ul><ul><li>Ulcerative colitis </li></ul><ul><li>An inflammation in the digestive tract </li></ul><ul><li>Symptoms include abdominal cramps, </li></ul><ul><li>bloody diarrhea, fever and weight loss </li></ul>
    10. 10. Celiac Disease A gluten free diet is recommended Symptoms Lack of nutrient absorption in the small intestine Diarrhea Flatulence Abdominal bloating Mental confusion Skin problems Fatigue Results Malnutrition Anemia Vitamin or mineral deficiencies Fluid retention Osteoporosis Bruising easily and muscle weakness Infertility
    11. 11. Constipation <ul><li>Defined as: </li></ul><ul><li>Irregular and infrequent or difficult </li></ul><ul><li>evacuation of the bowels </li></ul><ul><li>Straining during a bowel movement more </li></ul><ul><li>than 25% of the time </li></ul><ul><li>Hard stools more than 25% of the time </li></ul><ul><li>Incomplete evacuation more than 25% of </li></ul><ul><li>the time </li></ul><ul><li>Less than 1 bowel movement a day </li></ul><ul><li>Common causes: </li></ul><ul><li>Inadequate water and fiber in the diet </li></ul><ul><li>Disruption of regular diet or routine </li></ul><ul><li>Inadequate activity </li></ul><ul><li>Dairy products </li></ul><ul><li>Stress </li></ul><ul><li>Resisting the urge to have a bowel </li></ul><ul><li>movement </li></ul><ul><li>Overuse of laxatives and eating </li></ul><ul><li>disorders </li></ul><ul><li>Medications </li></ul>
    12. 12. Diarrhea <ul><li>Uncomplicated Diarrhea </li></ul><ul><li>Abdominal bloating or cramps </li></ul><ul><li>Thin, loose or watery stool </li></ul><ul><li>Sense of urgency to have a bowel </li></ul><ul><li>movement </li></ul><ul><li>Nausea and vomiting </li></ul><ul><li>Complicated Diarrhea </li></ul><ul><li>Blood, mucus, or undigested </li></ul><ul><li>food in the stool </li></ul><ul><li>Weight loss </li></ul><ul><li>Fever </li></ul>*Diarrhea can quickly deplete the body's supply of water and electrolytes (such as sodium and potassium) that tissues need to function. Contact your doctor if you have prolonged diarrhea or a fever that lasts more than 24 hours.
    13. 13. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) <ul><li>Includes more than 22 million people in the </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. and approximately 10-20% of all adults </li></ul><ul><li>Aggravated by chronic stress, major </li></ul><ul><li>depression, anxiety, urinary dysfunction and </li></ul><ul><li>altered sleep patterns </li></ul><ul><li>Affects the small and large intestines </li></ul><ul><li>Studies* show enteric coated peppermint oil, </li></ul><ul><li>found in Digest and Cleanse softgels, is </li></ul><ul><li>beneficial for treatment and decreases pain </li></ul><ul><li>Fatty foods like chocolate and milk products </li></ul><ul><li>worsen symptoms </li></ul>*Sagduyu K, “Peppermint oil for irritable bowel syndrome,” psychosomatics 2002 Nov-Dec; 43(6):508-9. <ul><li>Cramps </li></ul><ul><li>Gas and bloating </li></ul><ul><li>Constipation </li></ul><ul><li>Diarrhea and lose stools </li></ul>
    14. 14. Stomach Ulcers <ul><li>May be caused by Helicobacter pylori </li></ul><ul><li>bacteria </li></ul><ul><li>Aggravated by psychological stress </li></ul><ul><li>Use of anti-inflammatory medications </li></ul><ul><li>Smoking may cause ulcer formation and ulcer </li></ul><ul><li>treatment failure </li></ul><ul><li>Excess secretion of hydrochloric acid, as in </li></ul><ul><li>acid indigestion </li></ul>*Symptoms include: gnawing or burning pain in the middle or upper stomach between meals or at night, bloating, heartburn, nausea or vomiting; with severe cases there can be dark black stool (due to bleeding), and weight loss.
    15. 15. Crohn’s Disease <ul><li>Chronic inflammatory disease of the </li></ul><ul><li>intestines </li></ul><ul><li>Symptoms include abdominal pain </li></ul><ul><li>and diarrhea, sometimes bloody </li></ul><ul><li>Researchers believe it is actually an </li></ul><ul><li>autoimmune disease </li></ul><ul><li>MSM found in Sulfurzyme may relieve </li></ul><ul><li>symptoms </li></ul>*Can cause deterioration of bowel function, leaky gut syndrome, poor absorption of nutrients, loss of appetite and weight, intestinal obstruction, severe bleeding and increased susceptibility to intestinal cancer.
    16. 16. Acid Reflux, Heartburn and Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) <ul><li>One in 10 Americans experiences </li></ul><ul><li>heartburn (acid reflux) symptoms at least </li></ul><ul><li>once a week </li></ul><ul><li>Certain foods, medications, obesity, or even </li></ul><ul><li>stress can trigger symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>An irritation of the esophagus caused by </li></ul><ul><li>acid that refluxes (comes up) from the stomach </li></ul>Heart Burn Blend found in Essential Oils Desk Reference 2 drops basil 8 drops sage 2 drops Idaho tansy 3 drops sandalwood Blend in ½ to 1 oz. of V-6 mixing oil. Rub over naval and on the colon Vita Flex area on bottom of feet.
    17. 17. Introducing Digestive Health Care With our food sources being compromised by chemicals, and additives, it is imperative that you are cautious when shopping. Avoid all processed and pre-packaged foods and choose more fresh, organic fruits, vegetables and meats when possible. Healthy foods result in a healthy body….you really are what you eat!
    18. 18. The Cleansing Trio Item # 3115 <ul><li>ICP </li></ul><ul><li>Unique source of fiber and bulk </li></ul><ul><li>Speeds transit time of waste matter </li></ul><ul><li>through the intestinal tract </li></ul><ul><li>May help to dispel gas and pain </li></ul><ul><li>ComforTone </li></ul><ul><li>Dispels parasites and toxins </li></ul><ul><li>High powered herbal laxative complex </li></ul><ul><li>Relieves constipation </li></ul><ul><li>Releases waste build-up on colon walls </li></ul><ul><li>Essentialzyme </li></ul><ul><li>Enhances normal bowel function </li></ul><ul><li>High quality enzymes re-establish balance </li></ul><ul><li>Aids in digestion </li></ul><ul><li>Helps combat Candida </li></ul>
    19. 19. Balance Complete Item #3292 <ul><li>A unique meal replacement </li></ul><ul><li>Premium certified organic whey </li></ul><ul><li>providing protein for tissue building </li></ul><ul><li>Contains a proprietary fiber blend, </li></ul><ul><li>which improves toxin elimination and </li></ul><ul><li>supports colon health </li></ul><ul><li>Includes proprietary enzymes to </li></ul><ul><li>improve digestion and minimize gas </li></ul><ul><li>and bloating </li></ul><ul><li>Powerful phyto nutrients to build </li></ul><ul><li>energy, strength and immunity </li></ul>
    20. 20. Digest and Cleanse Item #3293 <ul><li>Enteric coated to release in the small intestine </li></ul><ul><li>preserving efficacy and improving absorption </li></ul><ul><li>Soothes bowel upsets, spasms and improves </li></ul><ul><li>digestion in Crohn's, Celiac disease and ulcers </li></ul><ul><li>Helps elimination </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces gas, intestinal fermentation and nausea </li></ul><ul><li>Kills bacteria, yeast, fungi and mold </li></ul><ul><li>Creates unfriendly environment for parasites </li></ul>Contains the essential oils peppermint, caraway, fennel, lemon, ginger and anise
    21. 21. Inner Defense Item #3295 <ul><li>Contains antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral </li></ul><ul><li>essential oils </li></ul><ul><li>Eliminates maximum spectrum of pathogenic </li></ul><ul><li>organisms including H. pylori bacteria* </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces risk of infectious disease and acts as an </li></ul><ul><li>antioxidant </li></ul><ul><li>Encapsulated in uncoated fast-release vegetarian </li></ul><ul><li>softgels for immediate and maximum effect </li></ul><ul><li>Use Life 5 probiotic 8 hours later </li></ul>* H. pylori is a common gastric pathogen that causes gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, gastric adenocarcinoma, and low-grade gastric lymphoma. Contains the enhanced Thieves blend of essential oils; clove, cinnamon, rosemary, eucalyptus radiata, lemon and citronella, as well as oregano and thyme
    22. 22. Life 5 Item #3099 <ul><li>Builds and restores core intestinal health </li></ul><ul><li>High potency probiotic </li></ul><ul><li>Proven ability to colonize the gut and promote </li></ul><ul><li>immunity, infection-resistance, and vitamin </li></ul><ul><li>synthesis </li></ul><ul><li>Includes five super-strains that improve </li></ul><ul><li>colonization up to 10 times </li></ul><ul><li>Friendly bacteria with unique ability to implant inside the intestine </li></ul><ul><li>Helps fight candida </li></ul>
    23. 23. Di-Gize Essential Oil (blend) Item #3324 <ul><li>Relieves indigestion, heartburn, gas and bloating </li></ul><ul><li>Effective for relieving distress caused by food </li></ul><ul><li>poisoning; i.e. salmonella </li></ul><ul><li>Combats candida and parasite infestation </li></ul><ul><li>Powerful detoxifier and cleanser </li></ul><ul><li>Anti-inflammatory </li></ul><ul><li>Improves digestion and relieves nausea </li></ul><ul><li>Soothes spastic colitis, and intestinal pain </li></ul>*May be rubbed on the stomach, reflex points on bottom of feet, or 1 drop taken internally in water Contains the essential oils of tarragon, ginger, peppermint, juniper, fennel, lemongrass, anise and patchouli
    24. 24. Di-Gize Testimonials Fortunately, we have quick relief from any kind of digestive distress by just rubbing Di-Gize over our abdominal area or put a drop on a cube of dry bread and hold it under the tongue until dissolved. This simple fix has been especially good to use when traveling, and we carry essential oils known to help just in case of motion sickness or eating different foods disagrees in any way: ginger, peppermint and Di-Gize” Rita Anderson, CO I suffered with acid reflux throughout high school and college. I lived on Zantac, Rolaids, and Pepto-Bismol. A new physical therapist started at the clinic I was working at and saw me downing the “Pepto” and asked me to try something different. She whipped out an essential oil called Di-Gize. She put 10+ drops in my hand and had me rub it on my stomach...to my amazement my pain was gone in 10 minutes! After that I was sold on alternative methods to become healthier...I then did a colon cleanse with the Cleansing Trio, then went on to the liver cleansing products, periodically using the Di-Gize along with the AlkaLime...I am happy to say I have not had an episode in over 8 years and rarely use Di-Gize!! Thank you Young Living! Brenda Schuler, MN
    25. 25. Peppermint Essential Oil Item #3614 <ul><li>Anti-inflammatory </li></ul><ul><li>Gallbladder and digestive stimulant </li></ul><ul><li>Soothes and relieves pain and nausea </li></ul><ul><li>Antiparasitic, antibacterial, antifungal </li></ul><ul><li>Effective when experiencing acid-reflux </li></ul><ul><li>Use for poor digestion and indigestion </li></ul>*May be rubbed on the stomach, Vitaflex points on bottom of feet, or 1 drop taken internally in water
    26. 26. Ginger Essential Oil Item #3557 <ul><ul><li>Combats nausea • Anticoagulant </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Aids digestion • Anesthetic </li></ul></ul><ul><li> • Anti-inflammatory </li></ul>* Due to naturally occurring coumarin, a blood thinner, caution should be taken when combined with Warfarin, aspirin, etc . I started getting this 'bug' that the kids have been passing around. I had 30 minutes to leave for my sons JROTC competition and knew I wouldn't be able to make it, I had nausea and diarrhea. I placed 2 drops each of Ginger and Peppermint in 1 cup of water and drank it down. We made it to the competition early and it is now 6pm and I am still feeling fine. Peggy Dalziel, Florida
    27. 27. Digestive Enzymes Which digestive aid do I take? Digestive enzymes are for individuals seeking relief from symptoms of fullness, pressure, bloating, gas, pain, and/or minor cramping that occur after eating. Any individual with persistent indigestion should see a doctor to rule out more serious causes of gastrointestinal tract discomfort. First, identify the food component (fat, protein, fiber, and/or carbohydrate) that gives you symptoms mentioned above. This may be a sign of your body lacking in enzymes necessary to digest that particular food component. Next, identify the product for your digestive insufficiency and take 1-2 capsules three times daily before consuming the meal containing that identified food.
    28. 28. Young Living Proprietary Enzymes Allerzyme (#3288) Vegetable enzymes that promote digestion of proteins, carbohydrates and fats. Incomplete digestion can cause allergies. Allergens are present in food, air (mold, pollens), and the things we touch. May reduce allergy symptoms. Carbozyme (#3268) Digests carbohydrates including starchy foods such as breads and pastas. Prevents starches from fermenting in the gastrointestinal tract. Detoxzyme (#3203) Promotes cleansing, complete digestion, and neutralizes toxins, including deadly carbon monoxide gas generated from daily metabolism.
    29. 29. Young Living Proprietary Enzymes (cont) Essentialzyme (#3272) An advanced multi-enzyme general purpose complex that promotes digestion and assists in the assimilation of nutrients. Lipozyme (#3269) A high powered fat digestive complex, especially for people with liver and/or pancreatic insufficiency. Contains Pancreatin 10x. Improves assimulation of Vitamins A, D, and E. Polyzyme (# 3256) Digests proteins. Phytase, the number 1 ingredient in Polyzyme, is crucial for unlocking 90% of the mineral content of food. Those looking for a natural alternative to NSAID’s (non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen and aspirin) when dealing with minor injuries, swelling, bruising, rheumatoid arthritis, or other immune response conditions should take Polyzyme.
    30. 30. AlkaLime <ul><li>A specially designed alkaline mineral powder </li></ul><ul><li>Contains yeast and fungus fighting elements </li></ul><ul><li>Helps preserve the body’s proper pH balance </li></ul><ul><li>Assists in reducing the following signs of acid based yeast and fungus dominance: </li></ul>Item #3199 Fatigue/low energy Overweight Aches and pains Low resistance to illness Allergies Urinary tract infections Rectal/vaginal itch Headaches Irritability/mood swings Acid indigestion Colitis/ulcers Diarrhea/constipation Candida Contains the essential oils of lemon and lime *1 teaspoon recommended before bedtime
    31. 31. Lemon and Spearmint Essential Oils Item #3578 Item #3638 <ul><li>Lemon Essential Oil </li></ul><ul><li>Immune stimulant </li></ul><ul><li>Alkalizes the digestion system </li></ul><ul><li>Cleansing to the liver </li></ul><ul><li>Spearmint Essential Oil </li></ul><ul><li>Gallbladder stimulant </li></ul><ul><li>Recommended for indigestion and bloating </li></ul><ul><li>Anti-inflammatory </li></ul>Mix and match for a great addition to your daily drinking water
    32. 32. Gallbladder and Liver Support Code #3214 Code #3375 JuvaTone is an herbal complex designed for healthy liver function.  An overtaxed liver may affect our energy, digestion and skin. The liver plays an important role in detoxifying the blood, but the liver itself needs to be detoxified. Contains lemon, geranium, myrtle, German chamomile, rosemary and blue tansy essential oils. JuvaFlex is an oil blend that contains geranium, rosemary, Roman chamomile, fennel, helichrysum and blue tansy essential oils that provide support to liver and lymphatic detoxification. (blend)
    33. 33. Gallbladder and Liver Support (cont) JuvaPower and JuvaSpice are delicious additions to a healthy diet. They both aid in cleansing the liver and intestinal tract simultaneously. Both combine the highest acid-binding foods for superior results. Digestion is the hub of health and these nutritional additions to our diet will fortify the liver while delivering optimum nutrition and a flavorful taste. Both contain spinach, beets, tomato, flax seed, the essential oils of fennel and anise and much more. Item #3276 Item #3279
    34. 34. Juva Cleanse Essential Oil (blend) Item #3395 <ul><li>Liver cleanser </li></ul><ul><li>Tested in 2003 to remove mercury from body tissues </li></ul><ul><li>Stimulates liver cell function </li></ul><ul><li>Regenerates tissue and improves circulation </li></ul><ul><li>Protects liver and increases bile flow </li></ul><ul><li>Used for liver dysfunctions including hepatitis and </li></ul><ul><li>fatty liver </li></ul>In 2003 a study conducted by Roger Lewis MD evaluated the efficacy of Juva Cleanse in treating cases of advanced Hepatitis C. In one case the viral count dropped more than 80%. Contains the essential oils of helichrysum, ledum, celery seed
    35. 35. ParaFree Item #6201 <ul><li>Strong antiparasitic properties </li></ul><ul><li>Supports immune function </li></ul><ul><li>Improves digestion and pancreatic functions </li></ul><ul><li>Anti-inflammatory, antiviral, antiseptic, antibacterial, </li></ul><ul><li>and antifungal </li></ul><ul><li>Helps reduce diarrhea </li></ul><ul><li>Promotes digestion and protein breakdown </li></ul>Contains the essential oils cumin, anise, fennel, bay laurel, vetiver, nutmeg, tea tree, clove, Idaho tansy and thyme
    36. 36. 5 day Nutritive Cleanse Item #3296 <ul><li>Speeds and enhances toxin removal </li></ul><ul><li>Boosts healthy fiber intake </li></ul><ul><li>Removes excess fat from the digestive system </li></ul><ul><li>Relieves digestive discomfort </li></ul><ul><li>Increases digestive secretions </li></ul><ul><li>Soothes digestive “back talk” </li></ul>
    37. 37. Step One - Enroll to receive your wholesale membership 90 Days to Healthier Digestion!
    38. 38. How to Receive Wholesale Membership <ul><li>Purchase a Start Living Enrollment Kit </li></ul><ul><li>Includes: </li></ul><ul><li>Educational literature, 3 DVD’s and more </li></ul><ul><li>Bonus Bottle of Lavender and Peppermint </li></ul><ul><li>3 NingXia Red Travel Packs </li></ul><ul><li>$40 OFF coupon for any Young Living diffuser </li></ul><ul><li>24% discount on all future Young Living products </li></ul><ul><li>Lifetime wholesale membership with no annual fees </li></ul><ul><li>($50 product order required per year to maintain your membership) </li></ul><ul><li>Start Living Enrollment Kit Price $40.00 USD </li></ul>Code #3693
    39. 39. Step Two Enroll in your 90 Day “Healthier Digestion” Essential Rewards Program <ul><li>Benefits of Essential Rewards </li></ul><ul><li>Earn 10%, 15%, 20% in Free products on each shipment </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoy reduced shipping </li></ul><ul><li>Discounted pricing on exclusive product packages </li></ul><ul><li>Never run out of Products to ensure your 90 day </li></ul><ul><li>Healthier Digestion plan is a success </li></ul>
    40. 40. Suggestions for your Essential Rewards Order Includes: 1- Cleansing Trio (#3115) (ICP, ComforTone and Essentialzyme) 1- Di-Gize essential oil (#3324) Wholesale price $106.75 USD Your 10% rebate on the Essential Rewards Savings Plan $10.67
    41. 41. Additional Suggestions for your Essential Rewards Order Includes: 1- Balance Complete (#3292) 1- Sulfurzyme (#3243) 1- Lemon essential oil (#3578) Wholesale price $109.25 USD Your 10% rebate on the Essential Rewards Savings Plan $10.92
    42. 42. More Suggestions for your Essential Rewards Order Your 10% rebate on the Essential Rewards Savings Plan $21.97 Core Essentials Complete (Item #3482) Includes: 1 - Bottle NingXia Red 1 - Core Supplements 2 - Balance Complete W holesale Price $219.75 USD
    43. 43. Step Three Let’s Look at some Lifestyle Changes <ul><li>Avoid </li></ul><ul><li>Processed foods </li></ul><ul><li>Carbonated and caffeinated drinks </li></ul><ul><li>Fried foods </li></ul><ul><li>Dairy products </li></ul><ul><li>Sugar (carbohydrates) </li></ul><ul><li>Wheat </li></ul><ul><li>Stress </li></ul><ul><li>Embrace </li></ul><ul><li>8-10 glasses of 8 oz. of pure fresh water everyday </li></ul><ul><li>Fresh fruits and vegetables, organic if possible </li></ul><ul><li>Chicken, eggs and fish, organic if possible </li></ul><ul><li>A 15 minute brisk walk in sunshine everyday </li></ul>
    44. 44. Resources for Supporting Digestive Health http://www.youngliving.com http://www.lifesciencepublishers.com www.abundanthealth4u.com
    45. 45. Welcome to Young Living Enjoying a close-knit community of support. Dedicated to inspiring one another to make a difference.