Belching is a common but usually socially unacceptable fact of life. It may happen a dozen times throughout the day, and many have rotten egg burps as a result. This form of expelled gas from the stomach may have a pungent odor depending on the foo... Read More
White specks in stools can result from a great number of health factors. It could mean that you are lactose intolerant, or the white substance in stool could just be the by-product of a chemical in your medication.
Those white balls in poop could a... Read More
I have some good news for you today! You can go ahead and drink that glass of red wine with your dinner and know that you are doing something good for your body.
We have all heard about the heart health benefits of red wine. But, new studies show th... Read More
We don’t want to get too personal, but we know you’ve had the urge to poop. It happens, often at the most inopportune moments or places.
You are on the road, headed to the cottage, 45 minutes away from a bathroom and then suddenly, you get hit by... Read More
For those suffering from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), good news is often in short supply. Symptoms can be a nagging presence every day, with stomach pains and problems with constipation or diarrhea. It can also be somewhat tricky to treat IBS. Pre... Read More
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a general term for a variety of inflammatory disorders of the intestinal tract. Normally, the muscular contractions of your digestive tract are coordinated and regular. IBS can disrupt this coordination and cause pai... Read More
Peppermint oil could be a great alternative remedy for a number of health problems. The fragrant oil has been used in the treatment of indigestion, respiratory problems, headache, nausea, and fever. Now researchers are learning that peppermint oil co... Read More
A new study has found that exercising could help cut symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). These included abdominal pain and stool problems (constipation, diarrhea), as well as a lower quality of life overall. Score yet another one for physical... Read More