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Digestive System Diseases Symptoms and Treatment

Digestive System Diseases : digestive system diseases symptoms and treatment in Dubai UAE. What are the common diseases of digestive system? What is Digestive Disease? How can I fix my digestive system naturally? What are the symptoms of a bad digestive system? What diseases cause stomach problems? What are the symptoms of poor digestion? Digestive diseases are disorders of the digestive tract, which is sometimes called the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. In digestion, food and drink are broken down into small parts (called nutrients) that the body can absorb and use as energy and building blocks for cells.

The digestive tract is made up of the esophagus (food tube), stomach, large and small intestines, liver, pancreas, and the gallbladder.The first sign of problems in the digestive tract often includes one or more of the following symptoms: Bleeding; Bloating; Constipation; Diarrhea; Heartburn; Incontinence; Nausea; vomiting; Pain in the belly; Swallowing problems and Weight gain or loss

A digestive disease is any health problem that occurs in the digestive tract. Conditions may range from mild to serious. Some common problems include cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, and lactose intolerance. Other digestive diseases include: Gallstones, cholecystitis, and cholangitis; Rectal problems, such as anal fissure, hemorrhoids, proctitis, and rectal prolapse; Esophagus problems, such as stricture (narrowing) and achalasia and esophagitis; Stomach problems, including gastritis, gastric ulcers usually caused by Helicobacter pylori infection and cancer; Liver problems, such as hepatitis B or hepatitis C, cirrhosis, liver failure, and autoimmune and alcoholic hepatitis; Pancreatitis and pancreatic pseudocyst; Intestinal problems, such as polyps and cancer, infections, celiac disease, Crohn disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis, malabsorption, short bowel syndrome, and intestinal ischemia; Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), peptic ulcer disease, and hiatal hernia; Tests for digestive problems can include colonoscopy, upper GI endoscopy, capsule endoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), and endoscopic ultrasound.

Many surgical procedures are performed on the digestive tract. These include procedures done using endoscopy, laparoscopy, and open surgery. Organ transplants can be performed on the liver, pancreas, and small intestine. Many health care providers can help diagnose and treat digestive problems. A gastroenterologist is a physician specialist who has received extra training in the diagnosis and treatment of the digestive disorders. Other providers involved in the treatment of digestive diseases include: Nurse practitioners (NPs) or physician assistants (PAs); Nutritionists or dietitians, Primary care doctors, Radiologists and Surgeons.

Holistic Healing for Digestive Disorders

[ad_1] The digestive system is very crucial. It assists the body to absorb required nutrients and eliminate waste products. Any problems affecting it can lead to a lot of discomforts. The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases estimates that the number of Americans affected by digestive disorders to be 60 to 70 million. Luckily, there are natural, holistic healing remedies that can eliminate these diseases. Digestive disorders include the following. Heartburn (acid reflux) is a symptom of Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It occurs when contents from the stomach move back into the esophagus causing irritation. Gas is simply the air inside your digestive tract. It enters the gut when you swallow it and when undigested foods in …

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Healthy Food and Lifestyle for a Healthy Digestive System

[ad_1] More and more types of digestive problems are affecting significant number of Americans and it is directly affecting their lifestyle. According to the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), Americans reports above 81 million cases of chronic digestive problems each year. This correlation has brought about the recent researches and studies made by some private agencies in the US and outside America. But here’s good news. People who are suffering from digestive problems may not have to skip work or miss out on leisure activities just because of their poor digestive health. The first step towards achieving a healthy digestive tract is by eating a wide variety of colorful fruits and vegetables which are rich in nutrients. These foods are beneficial …

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The FMLA and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

[ad_1] Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and other functional digestive diseases are significant contributors to workplace absenteeism. IBS in particular is a pervasive disease with estimates placing the number of those affected at 25 to 55 million people in the United States alone. Though I do not suffer from a digestive disease myself, I have become familiar with IBS through the experiences of a friend who was facing termination from work due to chronic lateness. He came to me for legal advice on how to handle the situation. This prompted me to look into what legal protections may be available to someone having attendance issues at work due to the symptoms of IBS and other digestive diseases. I previously wrote on …

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Constipation Problem

[ad_1] Help your Pekingese dog with Constipation When your Pekingese dog has to forcefully defecate, it is understood that the dog is suffering from constipation. From the colon, the feces find it extremely difficult to evacuate and bowel movements become infrequent. This lead to a condition called constipation in dogs. When certain medications are administered or there is indiscretion in the diet, constipation is caused. Just as humans suffer from constipation in the same way, this symptoms are seen in Pekingese dogs. This disorder causes lots of discomfort. It can be treated only by effective and quick treatment. Constipation Symptoms:Symptoms include putting in a lot of strain to defecate which is nonproductive. If at all the dog defecates, the fecal …

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Goji Berries Help Keep Your Digestive Tract Healthy

[ad_1] Over 70 million Americans suffer from digestive diseases. Digestive disorders can be very painful, and if left untreated can lead into more serious problems. Eating a natural healthy diet will prevent most of these disorders. Tibet Authentic Goji berries have the nutrients and antioxidants to fight the toxins that cause digestive diseases. Disorders of the Digestive Tract and How Goji Berries Help Gastroenteritis is when the digestive tract becomes inflamed and irritated. This will cause abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhea. The cause is usually toxins such as bacteria, allergens in foods, parasites or drugs. Eating Goji berries will help fight off these toxins and will help prevent this disorder. Gastritis is inflammation of your stomach lining. Just like the …

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Diverticulitous Digestive Disease and Tomatoes

[ad_1] Several friends and I were discussing the types of crops that we typically like to plant in our summer time garden when the subject of the best choice for tomatoes intended for canning came up. With the planting season drawing quickly to a close this seemed to be the most prevalent topic on everyone’s lips. Naturally it was too late to make the decision for this year’s crop but it may very well be taken into consideration for next years garden varieties. Usually those who are planning to can tomatoes are looking for the best variety they can find combined with reasonable cost. While we were discussing the tomatoes and which ones represented the best choices one of the …

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Acid Reflux – Is GERD a Hereditary Disease?

[ad_1] The question of acid reflux being a hereditary condition has not been researched very often. However, specialists have concluded that genetically speaking the chances of getting this disease by inheritance may account for 50% of the sufferers. They have also concluded so far that the other 50% is due to diet. Of all the digestive diseases in the world, acid reflux is considered to be the most common. It is estimated that nearly 1 in 5 people suffer from acid being regurgitated into the mouth and esophagus and/or heartburn. It is also known that a regular cycle of acid reflux occurrences gives people a higher risk of getting esophageal cancer. In July 2003, scientists did studies with 2000 pairs …

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Food Lectins in Health and Disease: An Introduction

[ad_1] In recent years it appears there is a rising epidemic of people suffering from chronic digestive and autoimmune conditions. Food intolerance or sensitivities may lie at the root of the problem. Most people, including doctors, have little clue how foods they eat may be contributing to their chronic illness, fatigue and digestive symptoms. There are, however, a lot of clues in the medical literature and the lay public’s experience about how foods are causing and/or contributing to the current epidemic of chronic illness and autoimmune disease. There are several diets being used by many people with varying success to improve their health despite a general lack of iron clad scientific proof for their effectiveness. One of the clues to …

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How Does Exercise Help in Keeping Your Digestive System Healthy?

[ad_1] For overall health and fitness you need a well balanced diet and exercise. Among the innumerable benefits, exercise helps to tone your muscles, protects you from dangerous diseases like cancer, heart attack, and blood pressure. Exercise plays an important role in keeping your digestive system healthy and strong. In order to digest food efficiently, you need to have a strong digestive system as well. If the food is not digested properly, it can lead to: – Gastro intestinal problems – Acidity – Acid reflux or Gerd – Heartburn – Heaviness – Constipation – Bad breath To overcome such problems related to the digestive system, you need to adapt a lifestyle and eating habits that will make you fit and …

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Why Restoring Your Digestive System Can Help Erectile Problems

[ad_1] Of all the systems in your body, your digestive system is the most important. Why? Because your digestive system helps pass nutrients and the energy that you get from food into your body. If your digestive system doesn’t function properly, you do not get the nutrients you need to survive and function in every day life. In many cases people do not realize that they may have problems with their digestion, and they are missing out on living life to their fullest potential. Most people see persistent heartburn, diarrhea, and constipation as just the consequences of living a fast life or the downside of getting older. For many men, especially when their cast-iron stomachs seem to turn into tin, …

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