DO YOU EXPERIENCE FREQUENT STOMACHACHES
OR EXCESSIVE GAS AFTER EATING?
DOES EATING A SIMPLE MEAL LEAVE YOU
WITH A FEELING OF HEARTBURN?
DO CONSTIPATION AND DIARRHEA PLAGUE YOUR LIFE?
If you answered yes to any of these questions, you might be suffering from a gastrointestinal disorder. As many as one in four people experience these troublesome symptoms, and they don't get the problem adequately diagnosed and treated.
In The Sensitive Gut , readers will learn that the root causes of these symptoms are often a group of disorders - reflux disease, dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), food allergies, or other conditions. The causes of these disorders are not fully understood, but their effects are quite real.
This valuable guide explains each of these disorders and, more important, describes how they are diagnosed and treated.
You will learn:
|How the Gut Works|
|Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease|
|Irritable Bowel Syndrome|
|Diseases with Symptoms Similar to Irritable Bowel Syndrome|
|Food Allergies and Intolerances|
|The Aging Gastrointestinal Tract|
|The Rome Criteria|
|Good Gut Hygiene: Some Concluding Thoughts|
|Drugs Used to Treat Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 11th December 2001
Publisher: FREE PR
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.44 x 14.0 x 1.25
Weight (kg): 0.26
Edition Number: 1