Should everyone be tested for SIBO? How do you know your gut is healthy? A leaky gut would be very non-optimal...
You should be tested for SIBO if you have digestive symptoms, such as bloating, abdominal pain, gas, GERD, constipation/diarrhea. SIBO can cause a leaky gut but if you have SIBO, you will have both digestive symptoms + leaky gut symptoms. You can find more information about how to adapt your Paleo diet with SIBO here.
You might listen to a podcast from Dr Allison Siebecker - who seems to be pretty knowledgeable about SIBO. http://www.siboinfo.com The podcast is on the front page of the website that she did with Dr. Lo. I believe Allison recently participated in the Paleo Summit which you can google and find more information about... Here's info about being tested for SIBO www.siboinfo.com/testing1.html
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