Acidity in the stomach can be caused by a number of things: foods, gastro esophageal reflux disease or lifestyle choices. While over-the-counter medications can help lower acidity, there are natural options that can help without the harmful side effects that many chemical medications carry.
A stool analysis is a series of tests done on a stool (feces) sample to help diagnose certain conditions affecting the digestive tract. These conditions can include infection (such as from parasites, viruses, or bacteria), poor nutrient absorption.
Some people who have Crohn's disease need additional nutrition because severe disease prevents their small intestine from absorbing nutrients. Supplemental liquid feedings may be done through a tube placed in the nose and down into the stomach (enteral nu
Learn what hiatal hernias are, what can cause them, the symptoms of hiatal hernias, how hiatal hernias are diagnosed, how they are treated, the complications of hiatal hernias, and how to live with a hiatal hernia.
Most people experience gastrointestinal problems of some kind in their life at least once. These types of syndromes affect some structures of the digestive system, such as the stomach, esophagus, rectum or colon.