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Health News - GastroIntestinal

FDA approve dual gastric balloon for treatment of obesity
The FDA have approved a dual balloon device for treating obesity. The device - which is inserted into the stomach non-surgically - makes you feel full with less food. (Medical News Today)

Common medications for dementia could cause harmful weight loss
Medications commonly used to treat dementia could result in harmful weight loss, according to UC San Francisco researchers, and clinicians need to account for this risk when prescribing these drugs... (Medical News Today)

Byproduct of intestinal bacteria may jeopardize heart health in kidney disease patients
Levels that accumulate due to poor urinary clearance may cause atherosclerosis and heart diseaseHighlights Blood levels of TMAO, a byproduct generated from intestinal bacterial as they... (Medical News Today)

The evolutionary link between diet and stomach acidity
An analysis of data on stomach acidity and diet in birds and mammals suggests that high levels of stomach acidity developed not to help animals break down food, but to defend animals against food... (Medical News Today)

Atomic view of bacterial enzymes that help human digestion
A group of researchers at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada has reached deep into the human gut, plucked out a couple enzymes produced by bacteria residing there and determined their... (Medical News Today)

Research demonstrates effect of advanced prebiotics on the immune system of the elderly in human study
Clasado Biosciences Limited, the producers and suppliers of the second generation prebiotic Bimuno(R) (B-GOS), a unique trans-galactooligosaccharide, and the Department of Food and Nutritional... (Medical News Today)

Probiotics improve behavioral symptoms of chronic inflammatory diseases in mice
Probiotics may improve the behavioral symptoms of chronic inflammatory diseases by altering communication between the immune system and the brain, according to an animal study published July 29 in... (Medical News Today)

Anxiety, depression may be triggered by stress-induced changes to gut bacteria
Researchers suggest early-life stress may induce changes in gut bacteria that lead to the development of anxiety and depression later in life. (Medical News Today)

McMaster scientists show a link between intestinal bacteria and depression
Exploring the role of intestinal microbiota in the altered behavior that is a consequence of early life stressScientists from the Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute at McMaster... (Medical News Today)

Weight loss for a healthy liver
Weight loss through both lifestyle modification and bariatric surgery can significantly reduce features of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), a disease characterized by fat in the liver, according... (Medical News Today)

Small genetic differences could spell life-and-death for gut infections
Considering how many microorganisms we ingest each day, our gut has an extensive and well-developed immune system. (Medical News Today)

UCLA scientists discover breakthrough experimental therapy to treat colon cancer and chronic inflammatory bowel disease
UCLA scientists have discovered a groundbreaking experimental therapy that has the ability to suppress the development of ulcerative colitis (UC), a disease which causes inflammation in the... (Medical News Today)

Expert panel sets nutrition guidelines to manage GI symptoms in autism
Framework to navigate food selectivity, alternative diets, nutritional deficitsA new guideline for the nutrition of management gastrointestinal symptoms in children with autism spectrum disorders... (Medical News Today)

It takes a village... to ward off dangerous infections? New microbiome research suggests so
Study of how gut bacteria team up to prevent C. difficile infection in mice could aid development of probiotics and diagnostic tools for humansA Clostridium difficile cell, which the gut... (Medical News Today)

Treating stomach ulcer bacteria could reduce stomach cancer risk
Researchers have found that treatment for a common gut bacteria could have a small benefit in preventing the development of gastric cancer. (Medical News Today)

Researchers identify genetic mutation causing lethal condition in infants
Newborn children born with a mutation in the Plasmalemma Vesicle Associated Protein (PLVAP) gene develop severe protein losing enteropathy, according to a case study1 published in Cellular and... (Medical News Today)

UNC doctors analyze treatment options for gallbladder disease
More than 25 million Americans have gallstones, and each year about 1 million new cases are diagnosed. Each year about 1. (Medical News Today)

Stem cell therapy for liver failure could replace liver transplants
For the first time, researchers have successfully repaired severe liver damage and restored the organ's function in a live mouse using stem cells grown in the lab. (Medical News Today)

'Pill on a string' could help spot early signs of cancer of the gullet
A 'pill on a string' developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge could help doctors detect oesophageal cancer - cancer of the gullet - at an early stage, helping them overcome the problem... (Medical News Today)

Dairy products boost effectiveness of probiotics
The success of probiotics for boosting human health may depend partly upon the food, beverage, or other material carrying the probiotics, according to research published on July 10th in Applied and... (Medical News Today)

Diarrhea in cats
Intestinal parasites are common causeBarbara Hinney and her colleagues from the Institute for Parasitology at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, screened 298 faecal samples taken from... (Medical News Today)

Eating the wrong wild mushroom can destroy your liver
Misidentification of edible wild mushrooms is common say researchers who describe a case of a woman whose liver failed after eating foraged wild mushrooms she thought were edible. (Medical News Today)

Research finds diversifying your diet may make your gut healthier
A loss of dietary diversity during the past 50 years could be a contributing factor to the rise in obesity, Type 2 diabetes, gastrointestinal problems and other diseases, according to a lecture by... (Medical News Today)

'Smart capsule' is potential new drug-delivery vehicle
A new "smart capsule" under development could deliver medications directly to the large intestines to target certain medical conditions. (Medical News Today)

UGA researchers develop breakthrough tools in fight against cryptosporidium
Researchers at the University of Georgia have developed new tools to study and genetically manipulate cryptosporidium, a microscopic parasite that causes the diarrheal disease cryptosporidiosis. (Medical News Today)

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