Monthly Archives: January 2014

The New Way To Tackle Ibs

Cauliflower, onions, garlic, apricots, chickpeas and yoghurt are just a few of the otherwise healthy foods that can cause problems for some sensitive people. These foods all contain types of carbs that we don’t digest and when they arrive in the large bowel undigested they ferment and create gas. For most of us this is […]

Military Food To Blame? Harry Reid Asked Pentagon To Research Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Heyes Pin It (NaturalNews) At a time when the nation was involved in two wars and there was already plenty of strain on the military’s budget, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., was pressuring the Defense Department to spend scarce Pentagon resources (and taxpayer dollars) to research irritable bowel syndrome. The revelation was contained in […]

Peppermint May Soothe Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS is one of the most common disorders diagnosed by doctors. It begins before the age of 35 in about 50 percent of people. “This is a debilitating condition and affects many people on a daily basis, particularly women who are twice as likely to experience Irritable Bowel Syndrome,” Brierley adds. There is no cure […]

Fodmaps: The Diet You Never Knew Could Cure Your Tummy Troubles

Beating IBS with the low-fodmap diet No, its not some strange military maneuver or a new food map (ha); its the latest, cutting-edge treatment for irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS. Basically, the FODMAPs approach is a diet, a way of eating. Eating a low FODMAP diet means avoiding certain foods that can cause gas, bloating, […]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Is Diet The Key?

where even normal physiological distension will be felt and they might get changes in their bowel habits, bloating or pain,” he explains. The diet is also believed to be helpful for some symptoms in people with inflammatory bowel disease, such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Although it doesn’t treat the underlying disease or inflammation, […]

Taming Stomachs With Fodmap Diet Spurs $8 Billion Market

Paleo diet’” Shepherd said shes sold almost 200,000 copies of her eight cookbooks, which include Irresistibles for the Irritable, that help people choose bowel-friendlier foods. The recipes avoid sugars that arent well absorbed in some peoples bowels, found in products ranging from onions to yoghurts. Too Much Gas These foods can cause bloating, excess gas, […]

Suffering From Gas?

Irritable bowel syndrome Debarati S Sen , TNN Dec 30, 2013, 12.00AM IST Tags: Cancer (Suffering from gas? ) Gas attacks can sometimes be so severe, that they are mistaken for other serious ailments. Here is more on the issue… Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence was recently hospitalised after complaining about severe stomach pains and cramps. […]