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Spastic Colon

Spastic colon is a condition of the large intestine marked by abdominal cramping and pain, bloating, gas, diarrhea, and constipation. In most cases, patients experience mild symptoms, but sometimes it may be severe. Spastic colon is also referred to as irritable bowel syndrome/IBS. It may however be noted that the term spastic colon refers to […]

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Trapped Gas

One of the things that could spoil someone’s day by making them feel uncomfortable is trapped gas. Whatever one eats or drinks could be a reason for gas formation in the stomach, large and small intestines. When food in large quantities pass through the gut undigested, it makes the body to produce excess gas. The […]

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Trapped Gas in the Chest

In our lives, we are likely to have a trapped gas in the chest. It is likely to disappear after belching and passing out wind in the form of flatulence. The persistence of the trapped gas may cause chest pains. Trapped gas is caused by bacteria living in the colon ferments with carbohydrates that are […]

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Ragi – Health Benefits

Ragi, also known as finger millet, is a food with very high nutritional value. It is an easy to digest food, just like oats and is also rich in calcium and proteins. It has a low fat content and most of which is unsaturated fat, which is considered good for the body. Nutritional Value Ragi […]

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Uric acid crystals in urine

Uric acid is a by-product of the body’s metabolic break down of purine, a substance that is naturally present in the body and in certain foods. It is removed from the body along with urine. Uric acid produced in the body passes via the bloodstream to the kidneys where it is filtered and eventually eliminated […]

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Healthy Pregnancy Snacks For Expectant Mothers

Eating healthy is the most essential part of pregnancy for the mother as well as the child. Especially because of the morning sickness one has to be more conscious while choosing what to eat. Usually it is neither a good idea nor really possible to have large meals during morning sickness, and that is why […]

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Pros and Cons of Genetically Modified Foods

Genetically modified foods are those foods which are created via insertion of genes of some other species into their DNA, or via deletion of some of their genes. They are also known as genetically engineered foods. Such genetic engineering is done in both plants and animals. It is however more widespread in plants than animals. […]

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Sticky Poop – What does it mean?

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Knowing and understanding the characteristics of fecal features explains a lot about overall health, functioning of gastrointestinal tract, as well as severe diseases that could be occurring, for instance; intestinal infections, digestive problems, and colon cancer. Poop comes in different colors and is made up mainly of water, fibre, bacteria, bile and dead cells from […]

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Diarrhea after gallbladder removal

Gallbladder removal is also commonly known as chloecystectomy in the medical world and this removal surgery is done by people who mostly face an issue which can also be termed as chronic diarrhea. They can be of serious threat at times. Today around 1 in a 100 people undergo this removal surgery and it was […]

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Tortuous Colon

Tortuous colon is a condition that develops due to an improper diet plan but many individuals have it from birth. In some cases the colon loops too much and gets severely twisted resulting in intestinal blockages. It may even lead to constipation that might be tortuous at times. A tortuous colon is referred by medical […]

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