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Curing Heartburn - Cure Heartburn Naturally and Effectively

Heartburn may have several causes such as: 1. Overindulging 2. Consuming particular foods for example tomato based items, deep-fried or even greasy foods, candy or even citrus fruits and many others. Learn what causes it and what you can do to completely end your suffering.

Labeled Parts of the Paramecium

Paramecia are single-celled organisms usually less than 0.25 mm (0.01 inch) in length, containing nuclei and different other organelles. They belong to the class Ciliata of the phylum Protozoa. Body is slipper-shaped, and is covered by distinct pellicle. The body is somewhat cylindrical. The anterio

Do Insulin Injections Cause Upset Stomach?

Insulin itself does not cause stomach upset. If you use injectable insulin to control your blood sugar and begin feeling abnormally hungry or nauseous, your blood sugar is probably too low or too high. Learning to recognize when you need to adjust your blood sugar or take an insulin dose is essentia

Management of Gastric Cancer

What is the most effective treatment strategy for gastric cancer in the locally advanced setting? This new study explores surgical and drug therapy options.

The Impact of Ulcerative Colitis on Patients With PSC

Patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis can be at risk for gastrointestinal diseases. How do these patients fare when they also have ulcerative colitis, and how does it affect their long-term health?

Natural Remedies for Heartburn and GERD

Many people have occasional bouts of heartburn that can be eased with a few antacids or by drinking a glass of milk. But what if you have chronic heartburn that those antacids and milk just don't seem to help? If that's the case, then you may be suffering from gastroesophageal reflux disea

Hemorrhoids-Topic Overview

What are hemorrhoids? Learn about symptoms, treatments and prevention, and find out why hemorrhoids can be so painful.

Top 10 Highlights From ACG 2013

Dr. David Johnson presents his top 10 key scientific presentations from this year's American College of Gastroenterology meeting in San Diego.

The Long-Term Effects of Foreclosure on a Homeowner in Florida

A foreclosure is a legal proceeding where the lender on a mortgage loan takes possession of the home from the borrower. It often occurs after the borrower has missed making the agreed upon mortgage payments. A foreclosure can be a stressful event, and in Florida, there are a number of long-term cons

Get Relief

Whether you've been diagnosed with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a hiatal hernia, peptic ulcer, or some other digestive disorder, it's important to know how to treat the condition. Treatment can range from lifestyle modification to medication to surgery in severe cases that don&a

How to Reduce Abdominal Cramping Pain

Abdominal cramping can be caused by any number of factors. Cramping can occur due to menstruation, irritable bowel syndrome or it can be caused by the consumption of certain foods. For example, some people get cramping in the abdomen after consuming too much caffeine. Other people find that they can

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Information on how to cope with the condition known as irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS.