Tips to Help Your Choose Your Gastroenterologist

Tips to Help Your Choose Your Gastroenterologist

For issues of the gastrointestinal system, gastroenterologists are the right professionals to see.  These are doctors that have special training to handle problems of the GI system and related organs. Under normal circumstances, your primary care doctor will have to...
Gluten Sensitivity – Symptoms and Diet

Gluten Sensitivity – Symptoms and Diet

Gluten sensitivity is a digestive disorder that many do not understand properly. There is some misconception about the condition that is quite worrying. One of the commonest is the claim that gluten sensitivity must be an indication of celiac disease. Though it is a...
Colonoscopy Myths Debunked

Colonoscopy Myths Debunked

  Colonoscopy is one procedure that many do not like to talk about. There are still certain fears and misconceptions towards colonoscopy procedure that need to be addressed. Contrary to what many have come to believe, the procedure is easy and important. Colonoscopy...
What You Need to Know About Ulcers

What You Need to Know About Ulcers

Stomach ulcers are some of the most problematic digestive conditions that affect many. There are certain misconceptions about ulcers that have made people suffer as a result of not responding the right way to ulcers in the digestive system. One of such misconceptions...
Understanding Fat Digestion and Your Hormones

Understanding Fat Digestion and Your Hormones

The place of nutrition in the overall well-being of an individual cannot be overemphasized. When it is said ‘you are what you eat’, certain individuals downplay the assertion, but this is actually the whole truth about the human body and how it responds to what is...
Everything You Need To Know About Bloating After Eating

Everything You Need To Know About Bloating After Eating

It is quite uncomfortable to find yourself struggling to fit into your dress after a meal just because your belly is bloated. The feeling can be frustrating and embarrassing. For many, it is a painful confidence killer that will cause lots of problems in social...
The Causes and Treatment of Gastritis Ulcers

The Causes and Treatment of Gastritis Ulcers

When you experience stomach ache once in a while, it can be considered normal. There is need to be concerned, however, when you start experiencing constant gnawing or burning sensation in your stomach. There are different possibilities and none is nice at all. One of...
Hernia Symptoms and Treatment for Women

Hernia Symptoms and Treatment for Women

A woman with a hernia is on the wrong side of the equation. This does not mean that such a woman is in any serious danger, but she may stand a real chance of being misdiagnosed. The reasons for this can be tracked down to two. First off, the medical community is too...
Crohn’s Disease: Symptoms and Treatment

Crohn’s Disease: Symptoms and Treatment

Crohn’s disease is one of the chronic diseases of the gastrointestinal tract that has serious consequences on the quality of life of an individual. It is an IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) that is characterized by inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract (GI)....
12 Reasons to See a Gastroenterologist

12 Reasons to See a Gastroenterologist

  There are various reason a patient might need to see a gastroenterologists. The digestive system, also referred to as the gut or the gastrointestinal tract, is as important as any other system in the body, and should be given the same level of care as others....