Posts fromJanuary 2017

  • Probiotics and IBS - Can They Help?

    Probiotics and IBS - Can They Help?

    Although there is not a conclusive cause of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), doctors and researchers are able to connect a variety of factors that play a role in the disease and the severity of the symptoms. The symptoms of IBS occur while...

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  • Silent Reflux

    Silent Reflux

    Sometimes when you’re sick, it’s really easy to figure out what is wrong with you. Certain illnesses present with very identifiable symptoms, but there are others that can be persistent and difficult to figure out. People suffering from silent...

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  • Pancreatitis and Alcohol Abuse

    Pancreatitis and Alcohol Abuse

    The pancreas is responsible for producing enzymes that mix with bile to help digest foods. It also releases the hormones insulin and glucagon into the bloodstream to regulate blood glucose. Inflammation of the pancreas can occur for many reasons...

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  • A Decade Is Faster Than You Think

    A Decade Is Faster Than You Think

    It’s a known fact that being overweight isn’t good for your overall health, but how much is it potentially affecting your long-term wellness and risk for serious disease?

    It turns out that obesity raises your chances of certain types of...

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