Digestive System Diseases & Conditions
There are various remedies for acid reflux relief. Learn how to get rid of this disease with easily-available home remedies.
H. Pylori infection occurs when H. Pylori (a bacteria) infects the stomach or the digestive tract. H. Pylori increases acid production causing the protective lining of your stomach to break down. The H. Pylori then...
A stomach ulcer (gastric ulcer) is a disruption in the protective lining of the stomach. It is mainly caused by infection with the Helicobacter pylori bacteria and frequent use of NSAIDs. Signs and symptoms includes...
I'm going to keep this module fairly brief and cover the "what is it and how do we get it" subject in a hub of all it's own. Still, I feel it's relevant to cover the basics of diverticulitis for any of my...
When the news "hits" you about having colon surgery, you know that means wearing a colostomy bag! You’ll recoil at the thought of a s**t bag! I know because I was an ostomate too...
The recovery time for a laparoscopic gallbladder surgery is about two weeks or more depending on the individual. Read on to find out more on gallbladder surgery recovery time.
A doctor will often order a HIDA scan if gallbladder problems are suspected, but an ultrasound shows no stones.
Digestive transit time, the speed that food moves through your digestive tract, is a little bit like Goldilocks - if it's not 'just right' it causes a whole host of digestive woes, including bloating.
All about the Appendix pain - Its causes (most common - appendicitis - medical emergency), symptoms, surgery and precautions.
Crohn's disease is a recurrent condition affecting the digestive tract, that presents as fever, pain abdomen, diarrhea and weight loss...
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