• Martha Carlin Featured on the Keto Kamp Podcast!

    Martha Carlin Featured on the Keto Kamp Podcast!

    I was honored to recently be a guest on the Keto Kamp Podcast with Ben Azadi!  In this episode, we discuss the gut microbiome and how research helped my husband's Parkinson's diagnosis. We talk about the differences between a healthy gut and an unhealthy gut. I also reveal the top three things you need to avoid to improve your gut health. Later, we chat all about...
  • Start the New Year off Right and Join the Sugar Shift Challenge!

    Start the New Year off Right and Join the Sugar Shift Challenge!

    Ready to start January off on the right foot? One of the easiest ways you can support your gut health in the new year is by taking a daily probiotic.  Sugar Shift is a targeted, one-of-a-kind probiotic, formulated to improve sugar metabolism and boost your overall energy. By shifting the way your body metabolizes sugar, you can avoid many negative effects while reducing your...
  • A closer look at gut health with Marlin Carlin (2021 year in review)

    A closer look at gut health with Marlin Carlin (2021 year in review)

      I’m always studying the latest research in gut health. And as we near the end of 2021, I wanted to share my biggest takeaways with you over the past year. By looking at the science, we can glean important information to apply to our daily lives, rebuild our microbiomes, and support better health. “If you want to get more out of life and...
  • Can gratitude impact your health?

    Can gratitude impact your health?

    With Thanksgiving upon us here in the U.S., you may find yourself reflecting on what you’re thankful for. And while this is a lovely way to celebrate the holiday, it’s a tradition worth extending all year long, thanks to the many health benefits associated with gratitude!  That’s right: gratitude is more than a feel-good tradition. It has been shown to improve your wellbeing, and...
  • The 2021 Kick Sugar Summit

    The 2021 Kick Sugar Summit

    I’m excited to share that I will be speaking at the upcoming 7th Annual Kick Sugar Summit. This virtual event brings together ​​experts all talking about the same things: sugar, and how it’s wreaking havoc in our bodies, brains, self-esteem, families, schools, healthcare systems, and the economy. The summit is online and 100% free to attend, happening October 12th- October 19th, 2021. It’s hosted...
  • Sugar Shift Challenge: the results are in!

    Sugar Shift Challenge: the results are in!

    Early this summer we launched a challenge to see how BiotiQuest’s Sugar Shift could impact fasting blood glucose (FBG) levels. We recruited 18 challenge participants who were already measuring their blood sugar daily. Challenge participants provided a week's worth of their data before starting the challenge. The majority of the participants in the challenge group came to us from Dr. William Davis’ Wheat Belly Blog, and were...
  • 2021 Q2 Review: Parkinson’s & the Gut

    2021 Q2 Review: Parkinson’s & the Gut

    Time is flying and it is time for another update on Gut-Brain research and Parkinson’s. I continue to be very excited and inspired by the ongoing research into the Gut-Brain connections to Parkinson’s Disease.  Early in the quarter I was fortunate to be a speaker at Parkinson’s Association of the Rockies annual conference. My topic was Parkinson’s and the Gut Microbiome. You can see...
  • Why Sugar Shift? It’s All in the Strains!

    Why Sugar Shift? It’s All in the Strains!

    Many factors of our modern lifestyles like diet and stress, plus our environment and exposure to toxins, can affect our microbiome. And when our choices - both unavoidable and intentional - disrupt our gut harmony, our overall health takes a hit. Our immune system, brain function, weight, sleep, skin, and digestion can all be negatively impacted. Probiotics are on the rise, because they present...
  • Lose Weight for a Better Brain

    Lose Weight for a Better Brain

    This article was written by Ken Kubota and was originally posted on Medium. You’re trying to lose weight because you want to be slimmer, more attractive, active, and healthy. But there is one more powerful motivation when thinking about reducing your waistline….. a better brain! Research has revealed that significant brain atrophy and cognitive impairment is attributed to obesity and insulin resistance (source1, source...
  • 5 Signs That Your Gut Might Be Unbalanced

    5 Signs That Your Gut Might Be Unbalanced

    From high stress to poor eating habits, there are many things that can negatively impact your gut health. This is important to pay attention to, because when your gut is out of balance, it can affect your overall well being and potentially lead to serious health issues. If you’re noticing any of the following symptoms, it could be a sign that your microbiome needs...
  • 5 Gut-Friendly BBQ Recipes for Summer + BiotiQuest®

    5 Gut-Friendly BBQ Recipes for Summer + BiotiQuest®

    As we step into the full swing of summer, you may find yourself enjoying the sunshine with family and friends around the grill! De-stressing with loved ones, getting your vitamin D, time in nature ... all great things for your microbiome health. But one thing that’s not very gut-friendly? The typical American cookout menu. It’s usually packed with inflammatory foods like sugar and processed...
  • Sugar, Insulin Resistance and Parkinson's Disease

    Sugar, Insulin Resistance and Parkinson's Disease

    Many chronic diseases start with a slow progression of metabolic dysfunction that can be tied to the overconsumption of sugar.  One of the diseases with documented connection to glucose metabolism and metabolic dysregulation is Parkinson’s disease.  People with Parkinson’s disease should be mindful of their intake of simple carbohydrates and sugar, found in things like baked goods, packaged foods, cereals, etc. Studies suggest that...
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