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Water to cure abdominal pain

water abdominal pain

Don’t believe it? Do you have acute abdominal pain? Do you feel mild difficulty in passing urine? Do you have frequent nausea or vomiting? You might have a kidney stone. Kidney stones Kidneys’ filter impurities from the blood, and then pass it out if the body as urine. The impurities mainly are mineral crystals and …

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Recovering after an Inguinal Hernia Repair

inguinal hernia repair

Any surgical procedure requires careful after-care to prevent further damage to the organ under repair. A hernia occurs due to an organ pushing through the opening of the muscle or tissue, which holds it in place. For instance, the intestines can break through the abdominal wall. Hernias are not life threatening, however, require a surgical procedure …

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5 Home Remedies for Acidity Problems

Acidity Problems

If you regularly suffer from frequent acid reflux and heartburn, then it maybe time to take note of some of these home remedies that will keep you off — antacids. Natural remedies can be just as effective as antacid tablets, so don’t be afraid of trying them. Acidity problems can be uncomfortable causing a burning sensation …

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Can Altered Bowel Habits be Linked to Chronic Stress?

Altered bowel habits

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder characterized by chronic or recurring diarrhea, constipation or a mix of both, along with cramping, bloating and excess gas. The signs and symptoms are highly variable, but this functional disease can be a source of anxiety and depression to its sufferers. However, could the reverse also be true – …

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Is your Heartburn Medication Frying up your Blood Vessels?

Heartburn Medication

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) is a disease in which acidic contents of the stomach get thrown up into the lower food pipe, causing damage to its lining. Its characteristic burning upper abdominal pain is often distressing and may be confused with that of a heart attack, thus earning its name ‘Heartburn’. WHAT DO YOU TAKE …

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5 Benefits of Coconut Water You Didn’t Know

Coconut Water

In the peak of summer, coconuts are readily available in abundance to quench our thirst. Coconut water or ‘nariyal pani’ is not only considered refreshing to stay cool for the summer, but has also become trendy among fitness freaks as a low calorie alternative to energy drinks. Truth be told, there has to be someone …

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How Inflammatory Bowel Disorder Can Give You Anxiety?

Irritable Bowel Disorder

What is Inflammatory Bowel Disorder? Inflammatory Bowel Disorder (IBD) is something that nobody would want to experience. It can commonly cause abdominal pain, cramping, gas, bloating, diarrhoea and constipation. Statistics from a study at the University of Toronto, Canada, shows that 40% of those with IBD face abnormal anxiety problems. anxiety caused by Irritable bowel disorder The …

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How can Vitamin D prevent frequent stomach upsets?

IBS

If you have ever experienced a chronic combination of diarrhoea and constipation in alternating, erratic doses, you might want to check whether you have a vitamin D deficiency. According to a recent research study, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a disorder that affects the gastrointestinal tract. It may be spurred on by the lack of vitamin D …

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Your stools tell you a lot!

Well let’s face it. Probably the last thing that you want to do when taking a dump in the morning, is to visualise the foul-smelling product floating around and getting flushed down the pot. But you know what? The colour and consistency of your stools can tell a lot about what sort of digestive disorders you …

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