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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Discussing our bowel movements is a difficult subject to talk about, and not the sort of topic that anyone brings up at the dinner table. However, knowing the difference between a healthy stool and one that may indicate signs of a serious medical condition, is essential in maintaining our overall health, and can also act as an early warning detector to a problem from within.This informative article by Clinical Nutritionist Julie Keene will help educate you to “read the signs” that your stool is telling you about your health.


Irritable Bowel Syndrome, or IBS, is today one of the most commonly diagnosed gastrointestinal disorders amongst adults in the United States.  It is typically associated with symptoms such as bloating, diarrhea, abdominal cramping, and constipation.  Although it is unclear exactly how and why the condition of Irritable Bowl Syndrome develops, it is nonetheless defined by [...]


Irritable Bowel Syndrome, or IBS, affects approximately twenty to twenty-five percent of the adult population in the United States.  It is amongst the most prevalent disorders diagnosed by physicians, and typically targets both men and women thirty-five to forty years of age.  IBS is distinguished most commonly by symptoms of diarrhea, constipation and bloating, in [...]


In growing numbers, people with a wide range of medical issues turn to herbal remedies for treatment from everything between a toothache to cancer. The tradition of herbal or naturopathic medicine has even gained remarkable acceptance by standard medical (allopathic) practices. Although the multibillion pharmaceutical industry controls what doctors prescribe in most instances, there are many natural plants and minerals that are often just as effective as chemicals. The key is knowing what’s best and for a condition like hemorrhoids that’s not serious this article lists a variety of herbal remedies that have proven effective over time.


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