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Stay Healthy on Vacation and at Home: Enhance Your Health with Probiotics
  Summer vacations and traveling adventures can do wonders for your heart, mind and spirit, but they can also take a toll on your physical health if you’re not careful. Many travelers understand first-hand the unfortunate risks to digestive health that often “come with the territory,” so to speak.
Gastroenterology 101: Common Digestive Disorders and How to Cure Them
Did you have a sumptuous meal and are experiencing continuous bloating aftermath? You might think that it is a common phenomenon. You might drink buttermilk or warm water, thinking that it might control your gastric problems. But no, it might be a medical condition called abdominal bloating or
Natural remedies for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
One in every 5 Americans suffer with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Luckily, IBS is not fatal to a persons overall health but it can be very incontinent and uncomfortable. Symptoms of IBS are bloating, cramping, constipation, abdominal pain, heartburn and diarrhea. It is difficult for scientists to directly
Hypnotherapy - A Brief Introduction
What is Hypnosis? Healing by trance state (or an altered state of awareness) is among the oldest phenomena known to man and is found, in one form or another, in virtually every culture throughout the world. It could also be legitimately described as the original psychological therapy and somewhat
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a condition where there is abdominal pain,cramps and changes in bowel movements. It is not the same as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which includes Crohn's diseaseand ulcerative colitis. In Irritable Bowel Syndrome, the structure of the bowel is not abnormal. It is not clear
IBS - The Causes, Symptoms and Cure
Symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a bowel disorder which is commonly characterized by abdominal pain [which can range from mild to very severe], discomfort, bloating and disruption of normal bowel habits. Commonly, diarrhoea, constipation, or fluctuations between the two, tends to occur. IBS
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a heterogeneous condition with varying severity and symptomology.  At least one in four of the general population is affected at some time in their lives (Jones 1992, Harvey 1983, Cook 1987).  Despite the condition being classed as 'non-serious', it has serious cost implications
Candida Albicans
I. Candida Albicans What is Candida Albicans Candida albicans is a member of a large group of organism whose cells contain complex structures enclosed within the membranes, including yeast and mold that live among the gut flora in the human mouth and gastrointestinal tract. In fact, under normal circumstances, Candida
Hypnosis helps fight Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Hypnotherapy helps fight Irritable Bowel Syndrome Hypnotherapy has proven to help people with Irritable Bowel Syndrome claims leading Irritable Bowel Syndrome expert Claire Hegarty. Irritable Bowel Syndrome, which has been a mystery for many years with patients trying to find new ways to help with their pain and
What is Hypnosis?
So What Is Hypnosis Broadly speaking hypnosis is a naturally occurring phenomenon used widely throughout the world by many Doctors, Dentists, Psychologists and Psychotherapists. Often referred to as "Trance" it is simply a mind skill, a way to communicate with the problem solving part of the human mind.
Understanding The Vagus Nerve: Anatomy And Function
Vagus nerve is one of the longest neurons in the body and is responsible for a wide range of functions, including regulating heart rate and digestion, as well as influencing disposition and immune system function. To learn more about the anatomy and function of the vagus nerve and
Steps to a Healthy Back
21st Century Osteopathy3 STEPS TO A HEALTHY BACK It seems that back pain is inevitable in modern day society.  As an osteopath I treat many back problems as well as peripheral joints, muscle problems, whiplash injuries, sports injuries or symptoms such as headaches or irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).  Osteopathy
Homeopathy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a condition that causes upset intestines for a long period of time. It is very unpleasant to the sufferer but tends to be harmless and usually does not lead to more serious complaints. The symptoms vary from person to person and from day to
The Presence of Mucus and Serious Conditions of The Bowels
A part of the digestive tract the bowels extend from the stomach to the anus. The upper and lower intestines comprise the bowels. The bowels role in digestion is to help detoxify the body through the release of excrement.   Visible Mucous And Disorders of the Bowels In the bowels, mucus
Constipation - Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Constipation refers to a decrease in the frequency of bowel movements. For some people, it may mean difficulty in passing stools. A constipated stool is hard because it contains less water than normal. Constipation is a symptom, not a disease. Constipation also can alternate with diarrhea. This pattern
Women may be dying because of diagnosis confusion
A groundbreaking new UK-wide study reveals today (June 29) widespread GP confusion about ovarian cancer - and that women generally don't know much about the disease. Some may be dying unnecessarily because their diagnosis takes too long.Ovarian cancer affects 6,800 women each year. Only 30% survive, a five-year
Non-medical treatment may rapidly relieve severe IBS symptoms
A significant proportion of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients treated with cognitive behaviour therapy have a positive response within four weeks of treatment, according to a new study in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute."Patients who quickly achieve treatment gains
IBS patients not more likely to develop polyps or colon cancer
Patients with irritable bowel syndrome are at no greater risk of having polyps, colon cancer or inflammatory bowel diseases than healthy people undergoing colonoscopies, according to new research published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology."Patients and doctors get nervous about the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)," says