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Link between Constipation and Parkinson's Disease
...nd from a long-term study that men who suffer from constipation
are nearly three times more likely to eventually d...f Texas School of Medicine, the connection between constipation
and Parkinson's was noted almost 2 centuries back from a clinical study. Constipation is defined ...
Snake venom a treatment for digestive disease
...le bowel syndrome, gastric reflux disease, chronic constipation
and digestive complications of diabetes. Very small doses of the protein caused strong muscle contractions in the gut, especially in the small intestine. The proteins did not affect the same type of muscles in the heart, arteries or lungs, indicati...
Gastrointestinal ills more common in diabetics
...eartburn, bloating, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and constipation
have been thought to occur in diabetics more //frequently than in people without the disease, but evidence supporting the link has been mixed. Dr. Peter Bytzer of the University of Sydney in Australia and colleagues examined the rate of gastrointes...
Constipation can be a cause
Men who suffer from constipation
are more likely to get diagnosed with the progress...le develop Parkinson's means that most people with constipation
will never get it. Dr Abbott, said: "However, if people have constipation
that does not respond to u...
Take care of constipation
Researchers have stated that Men who suffer from constipation
are more likely to get diagnosed with the progress...r day. Dr Abbott, said: "However, if people have constipation
that does not respond to use of laxatives along with other factors, such as a family history of the ...
Gastrointestinal Complaint to be dealt Psychologically
...st one gastrointestinal problem, including nausea, constipation
and heartburn, in the previous year. And 35 per cent of those complaining of nausea suffered from an anxiety disorder and 20 per cent were clinically depressed. In fact, those with nausea were nearly three times more likely to suffer anxiety and one ...
Shelved bowel-syndrome drug still in demand
...ceiving reports of Lotronex users suffering severe constipation
and ischemic colitis, or inflammation of the large bowel, caused by reduced blood flow. By year's end, the FDA had learned of 141 such cases, including 7 deaths, according to the Public Citizen Health Research Group, which had petitioned the agency i...
Gel Offers A More Targeted Approach
...ents with diabetes, Crohn's disease, bowel cancer, constipation
and other conditions may soon be able to take their medication orally instead of using injections.Scientists in India have developed a new oral gel that is able to deliver // drugs to manage diseases that often require an injection such as ulcerative...
Kids Not Getting Enough Fiber
...tting them at higher risk for health problems like constipation
and heart disease . Researchers analyzed data of a survey, conducted between 1994 and 1996 and in 1998, on dietary intake over a two-day period for children between the ages of 2 and 5. Results showed most kids got what fiber they did consume from l...
Irritable bowel syndrome associated with food intake, confirms blood test
...ents were divided as per the symptoms of diarrhea, constipation
and alternations, for the research. Previous researches have shown that food sensitivity affects about 5% of the general population and about 65% of the patients suffering from irritable bowel syndrome have reported some sort of food allergies. Res...
Outpatient Treatment Possible For Patients with Uterine Fibroid Tumors
...troubled by pelvic pressure, urinary frequency, or constipation
due to uterine fibroidsSource: Newswise Medindia on Uterine Fibroids:Uterine Fibroids: These are non-cancerous tumors that are found in uterus. The cause of such a condition is unknown, while the symptoms of the condition are heavy bleeding and feeli...
Can Home Remedy For Stomachache Work?
...nts can actually relieve the children from nausea, constipation
and some other gastrointestinal problems.// The researcher Kemper, had looked at the original research, the studies, what people were out there doing, and came up with a guide for pediatricians. According to the research findings, historically, 50...
Physical activity to ease gastrointestinal discomfort in obese people
...ase in GI symptoms such as stomach pain, diarrhea, constipation
and irritable bowel syndrome. Obesity is a chronic disease that has become a major health problem in the United States and around the world. In fact, obesity has emerged as the most important nutrition problem in the United States. The study was...
Physical activity may help relieve gastrointestinal symptoms in obese people
...inal (GI) symptoms such as stomach pain, diarrhea, constipation
and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). A recent study, published in the October issue of American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, assessed rates of GI symptoms in a sample of obese patients in a w...
Adding more fiber in the diet can offset hemorrhoids.
...a variety of factors, including pregnancy, chronic constipation
or diarrhea, overuse of laxatives, and straining during bowel movements. Age and heredity can also contribute to the onset of hemorrhoids. Symptoms include bleeding during bowel movements, itching, and painful bumps around the anus. Dietary changes...
New compounds Help Sustain relief For Patients With Symptoms of Bowel Disorders
...ef for these patients with symptoms ranging// from constipation
to inflammation. These studies are conducted to review the therapeutic benefits for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and Crohn’s disease. They claim that the symptoms of the bowel disorders like IBS and Crohn's disease may vary in function and their se...
Silence Puts Comfort For Digestive Syndrome
...ronic abdominal pain and discomfort bloating, gas, constipation
and diarrhea with most of the nerve endings in gut...s approved in January for the treatment of chronic constipation
in adults. Dr. Robert Sandler, vice president of the American said it's hard to find therapists wh...
GP Found Guilty Of Misconduct
...// after complaining of severe abdominal pains and constipation
for more than a year. The doctor is accused of tampered with her clinical notes, ignoring the advice of another GP, not referring her to another specialist and failing to recognize the symptoms properly. But later the doctor admitted lying to author...
Drugs for Postoperative Nausea May Not Help Most Patients
...ly mild and include headache, sedation, itchiness, constipation
and dizziness. Carlisle estimates that perhaps 10 million surgical patients in the United States and 2 million in the United Kingdom receive prophylactic treatment for nausea and vomiting each year. The incidence of nausea and vomiting varies dep...
Probiotics – a probable treatment for Autis
...rding to Gibson, bowel problems like diarrhoea and constipation
are common in autistic children. So, the normal collection of microbes may not be present in their guts. Comparison of bacteria in faecal samples taken from 50 autistic children with those from non-autistic ones was done by Gibson’s team. They foun...