Digestion Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
4/26/2006
Helping Beans Run Out of Gas

Ferment them first to avert flatulence, experts say

3/10/2006
Preemie Baby Reflux Meds Could Raise Death Risk

Over-the-counter drugs pose dangers to these newborns, study finds

2/14/2006
Belly Fat Doubles Women's Gallstone Risk

But one expert noted that most stones won't require treatment

2/10/2006
Key Protein May Protect Against Bile-Linked Disorders

FXR may help those battling IBS or obstructive jaundice, researchers say

12/27/2005
Digestive Woes May Keep the Overweight From Exercising

And that could undermine weight-loss efforts, study finds

12/19/2005
Carbon Monoxide Eases Bowel Condition

Low concentrations effective against ulcerative colitis, study finds

12/14/2005
3 Million Americans Could Have Barrett's Esophagus

The condition leads to esophageal cancer, researchers say

10/19/2005
Minimally Invasive Surgery Effective for GERD

Patients report low levels of complications, high levels of satisfaction

10/4/2005
Exercise Eases Digestion Problems in the Obese

Coupled with healthy diet, it reduces stomach pain and diarrhea, study says

8/2/2005
Got GERD? Weight Loss May Help

Extra pounds double risk of digestive disorder, study finds

2/20/2005
GERD: More Than a Balky Stomach

But over-the-counter drugs can help most sufferers, experts say

2/18/2005
Health Tip: Irritable Bowels?

Stress management could help

2/3/2005
Research Finds New Clues to Crohn's Disease

Two studies clarify role of specific protein

11/23/2004
GERD: It's More Than Just Heartburn

Acid reflux can cause serious problems, but beneficial treatments exist

11/3/2004
Popular Oat Brands Not Always Gluten-Free

Study finds they contain enough to trouble those with celiac

10/4/2004
Brain Damage May Hold Key to Gulf War Syndrome

Finding might lead to treatments for thousands of veterans, study suggests

8/25/2004
Digestive Allergic Disorder Rising in Kids

Eosinophilic esophagitis mimics gastric reflux

7/16/2004
Health Tip: Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Dealing with the uncomfortable symptoms

4/9/2004
Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Painful Yet Mysterious Affliction

Thirty million Americans have the disorder but too few ever get treatment

5/4/2002
Taming That Irritable Bowel

New treatments, including medications, offer hope for IBS sufferers

12/27/2001
Trying to Soothe a Balky Bowel

Doctors search for better treatment of irritable bowel syndrome