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What is Constipation? by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm 1 Comment Constipation is the infrequent and difficult passage of stool. The frequency of bowel movements among healthy people varies greatly, ranging from three movements a day to three a week. As a rule, if more than 3 days pass without a bowel movement, the intestinal contents may harden, and a person may have difficulty or even pain during el ... Read on »
Feed a Cold and Starve a Fever? Not on my Watch by MKirschMD Posted Sun 02 Mar 2014 6:00am Physicians and patients collaborate to treat symptoms.   This is not newsworthy and even sounds appropriate.  Isn’t that what doctors are trained to do?   It is but I’m not sure this should be a central focus of our healing mission.  Treating a symptom is not the same as treating a disease.  For example,  if an individual is having ... Read on »
Could dairy products be the cause of some children’s constipation? by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 15 Mar 2013 4:22am Last week I report on a study which finds that, in some people, there’s a very real possibility that plenty of fibre in their diet can cause, rather than cure, constipation and sluggish bowel movements. This week, I came across a recent study which suggests another perhaps surprising cause of constipation in the form of dairy products [1]. ... Read on »
Natural Remedies for Fever by kulamama Posted Mon 19 May 2014 10:03am Like it? Share it! This week I’m continuing on with my natural remedies series.  If you missed out on my earlier posts you can read all about natural remedies for ear infections , constipation , eczema , leaky gut and candida .  Next up…FEVER! Caring for a sick child is a tough job.  As parents we want to do what is best for our ch ... Read on »
Causes, Symptoms, & Diagnosis Of Diverticulitis by Shilah C. Azib Posted Thu 15 Apr 2010 1:09pm Diverticulitis is a serious disease which is both painful and dangerous. Once diverticula, which are small sacs, grow on colon walls, they will not heal. Inflammation and rupture of these sacs may occur and cause serious and life threatening infections. Preventative measure can be taken to ensure digestive health and the prevention ... Read on »
Diets That Cause And Cure Autoimmune Illnesses by Jan Posted Sun 29 Nov 2009 10:04pm By: Richard Heft The following is based on Western, Chinese and Ayurvedic medicines. Everything builds up and breaks down. The body DIGESTS food and transforms nutrients into BLOOD, structure and function. There are only two kinds of foods, nutrients: BUILDING and CLEANSING. The correct balance produces the correct amount of blood, structu ... Read on »
5 Tips for Curing Constipation: Things That Make You Go Poop* [The uncomfortable truth about fiber] by Charlotte H. Patient Expert Posted Mon 11 Mar 2013 12:45am Cartoon from the perpetually awesome Natalie Dee Constipation: Lots of people have it. No one talks about it. Yet everyone needs to poop. Indeed, I daresay that a decent dookie is one of life’s great pleasures – one everyone deserves to have, er, regularly. Spending half my life in bathrooms, as I do now that Jelly Bean is ... Read on »
Diverticulitis And Diverticulosis by Shilah C. Azib Posted Sun 14 Mar 2010 6:43pm Diverticulitis is a condition in which diverticuli in the colon rupture. The rupture results in infection in the tissues which surround the colon. The colon is the large intestine and is a long tube like striation that stores and then eliminates waste material. As a person gets older, pressure within the colon causes bulging pockets ... Read on »
Urinary Infections-Causes and Treatment by Dr. Charlotte Thompson Medical Doctor Posted Sun 17 Jan 2010 11:09pm I was teaching medical students recently when one of the woman students asked me about how someone who was having multiple urinary infections should be treated and what might be causing them. I told her that there could be several causes, but since she indicated that her friend was sexually active that was the most likely cause. Other causes ... Read on »
What are the causes of abdominal pain during pregnancy? by rita359 Posted Thu 25 Apr 2013 8:13am Experiencing abdominal pain during pregnancy is not uncommon. During the very first weeks of pregnancy, women may experience lower abdominal pain which is similar to menstrual cramps, and is usually a sign that the uterus is preparing for the changes during pregnancy.  When the uterus is growing, it puts pressure on the abdomen, urethra and low ... Read on »