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H. Pylori Infection

Robin Warren
Dr Robin Warren

I know what you’re saying – what on earth is H. pylori infection and have I got it?  I want to tell you a story of two amazing researchers who discovered why we get stomach ulcers and even proved it.  Trouble was, nobody would take any notice of them.  Why?  Because the powers that be and those that vetted all new research and cures, ignored their work because it went against everything previously taught. It was pure dogma and closed-mindedness.  H. pylori stands for Helicobacter pylori a then unknown bacteria.

Dr Robin Warren

So who am I talking about?  I’m speaking initially of Dr Robin Warren, a pathologist at the Royal Perth Hospital (RPH) in W. Australia.  In 1979, he found evidence of bacteria in a stomach biopsy from a man with severe gastritis.  Dr Warren was rather curious about this strange finding and a pattern began to show.  Whenever their was chronic gastritis, the bacteria was present.  He also noticed that the more inflammed the stomach lining was, the more abundant the bacteria. Continue reading H. Pylori Infection