Stomach Trouble News

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Vomiting Disorder on Rise in Weed-Friendly Colorado

Doctors say problem may become more widespread as more states decriminalize possession of pot

To Help Prevent Colon Cancer, 'Listen to Your Gut'

Belly pain and black or bloody stools should not be ignored, doctor says

Beware of Bleeding Risks With Antacids Containing Aspirin

Alka Seltzer, Bromo Seltzer among over-the-counter products vulnerable patients should avoid, FDA says

Coffee, Wine Good for Healthy Gut, Sodas May Be Bad

Study examines how food and medications affect makeup of bacteria in people's tummies

Day Care Babies Catch Stomach Bugs Earlier, But Get Fewer Later

Protective effect seen from preschool to age 6, study says

Loose Bristles From Grill-Cleaning Brushes May Pose Dangers

Study found they can stick to food and cause mouth, throat and stomach injuries

Rate of Severe Stomach Birth Defect Increased Over Two Decades: CDC

Gastroschisis, a hole in the abdominal wall, more common in babies born to teen mothers

Side Effects Seen With One Method of Weight-Loss Surgery: Study

Stomach pain, fatigue were most common symptoms after Roux-en-Y procedure

When and Where of Weight-Loss Surgery May Affect Vitamin D Levels

'Sunshine vitamin' deficiency tied to poorer outcomes for patients in northern regions in winter

Health Tip: When a Stomach Bug Hits

Soothe an unsettled tummy at home

Less-Invasive Repair of Aortic Aneurysm Better in Short Term: Study

But survival advantage it showed in fixing bulging, weak spot diminished over time

FDA OKs First Generic Version of Heartburn Drug Nexium

The proton pump inhibitor reduces amount of acid in the stomach

Health Tip: Is a Stomachache Serious?

Signs your child should see a doctor

Might Stomach Artery Treatment Be Future Weight-Loss Tool?

Early study found unexpected side effect after procedure to stop bleeding

Bottle-Feeding May Raise Risk of Stomach Obstruction in Infants

Study also found older age of mother increased chances of serious condition

Shellfish Toxin Spreading to Eastern U.S., Report Says

Warming seas may contribute to growth of this potentially deadly bacteria, experts say

Bullied Kids Often Develop Physical Symptoms, Study Says

Sometimes a stomach ache or headache can be a cry for help

Stomach Bug Vaccine for Infants Protects Entire Community: CDC

Lower hospitalization rates for rotavirus infection seen in all age groups, researchers report

Childhood Tummy Aches May Be Tied to Adult Anxiety, Depression

Study looked at young adults a decade later

Swallowing Magnets Can Be Fatal for Children

Neodymium magnets are powerful enough to cause significant damage to digestive tract, researchers say

'Gut Reaction' May Predict Cardiovascular Risk

Higher levels of stomach substance called TMAO linked to heart attack, stroke, study suggests

CDC Researchers Spot Increase in New 'Stomach Bug' Strain

A norovirus from Australia caused majority of U.S. outbreaks at the end of 2012

How to Tell If Your Child Is Too Sick for School: Expert

If kids aren't well enough to learn, it's best to keep them home

Keep Kitchen Utensils Clean While Preparing Holiday Meal

Cross-contamination can occur easily during cooking process, study says

Survival Equal in 2 Types of Abdominal Aneurysm Repair: Study

Less-invasive endovascular method now an acceptable alternative to open surgery, Hopkins researcher says

Tips for Holiday Heartburn Relief

Some advice if you tend to overindulge

CT Scans of Kids in ER With Stomach Pain Skyrockets

Between 1998 and 2008, CT use ballooned from 1 percent to 15 percent of these cases, study shows

Black Kids Less Apt to Get Meds for Stomach Pain in ER: Study

However, no differences seen in tests ordered or hospitalization rates

Kids' Diarrhea Vaccine Appears Safe After All: Study

Risk of intestinal side effect didn't rise; children should be vaccinated, experts say

More, Faster Weight Loss Seen With Gastric Bypass Than Banding

But the surgeon performing the operation also makes a difference, an expert says

Autism Gastro Problems May Be Linked to Gut Bacteria

Study found children with the disorder have different type of microbes in stomach than other kids

Chronic Heartburn a Growing Problem in U.S.

Excess weight gets biggest share of blame for increase

Opioids May Be Overused for Chronic Stomach Pain

Doubling of prescriptions over 10 years is cause for concern, study says

Stomach Bug Easily Passed Among Pro Sports Teams: Report

CDC researchers urge athletes, staff to take steps to prevent spread of norovirus

Inflamed Adenoids in Kids May Not Be Caused by Stomach Bacteria

Small study found no evidence of Helicobacter pylori in tissue samples

Childhood Cancer Therapies Tied to Gastrointestinal Issues

More than 40% of survivors reported GI problems in the 20 years after treatment, study finds

Health Tip: Painkillers May Cause Stomach Problems

Suggestions for how to protect yourself while using NSAIDs such as aspirin

Heavy Beer Drinking, Genetics May Raise Risk of Stomach Cancer

But link wasn't seen with wine or hard liquor, researchers say

How to Cope With Stomach Flu Symptoms

Doctor offers tips to aid patients' recovery

Rare, Severe Form of Morning Sickness Appears to Be Genetic

Pregnant women have 17 times the risk if sister had hyperemesis gravidarum, study finds

Health Tip: Managing Gastroparesis

Here are suggestions from experts

Staying on Gleevec Seems to Help Gastro Cancer Patients

Study patients whose therapy was interrupted had more disease progression

Emergency Visits for Stomach Pain Rose Over Decade

Use of medical imaging also increased, U.S. government study found

Drug Appears to Prolong Survival in Stomach Cancer Patients

But experts question whether high cost of treatment can be justified

No Significant Esophageal Cancer Risk From Osteoporosis Drug: Study

Analysis also finds no evidence of substantial gastric cancer risk from oral bisphosphonates

Clean Water May Still Pose Health Risk for Swimmers

Microbes at sub-tropical beaches can cause stomach, respiratory problems, study finds

Less Invasive Fix for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Works

Long-term outcomes almost same as conventional surgery, study finds