Tag: "gastritis" at medical news
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Linked to Nerve Damage
...stive disorders, such as irritable bowel syndrome, gastritis
and chronic heartburn. The researchers found that those with inflammatory bowel disease were about four times more likely to develop neuromuscular conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome and small fiber neuropathy, which causes pain and lack ...
The Longest Living Ulcer Bug With Humans
...stomach. Until a few years back, peptic ulcers and gastritis
was attributed to spicy food and stress but now it has been understood that H.pylori is the causative agent and the illness can be treated with antibiotics. Dr Balloux compared the H.pylori and the human DNA sequence and concluded that variations i...
Finnish research: Cysteine Chewing Gum as a cure for cancers of the mouth
...t, especially in an achlorhydric stomach. Atrophic gastritis
and achlorhydria are well known risk factors of gastric cancer. Therefore, in addition to the chewing gum, also other cysteine containing preparations are under development. The goal is to develop new products releasing slowly cysteine in different p...
A Boon For Gastritis Patients In The Form Of Broccoli
...ori (H. pylori) infection, which is known to cause gastritis
and is believed to be a major factor in peptic ulc...o be able suppress it and relieve the accompanying gastritis
by means as simple as eating more broccoli sprouts is good news for the many people who are infected...
Helicobacter pylori Antibiotic Treatment of Peptic Ulcer May not Prevent Gastric lymphomas
...lation. It is now widely accepted that, aside from gastritis
and ulcers, H. pylori is also a causative agent of gastric lymphoma, specifically gastric B cell lymphoma of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT). While antibiotic treatment eradicates the bacteria and promotes tumor regression, the effects of re...
Stomach infections may be associated with irregular heart rhythm
...egular heart rhythm. Researchers said that chronic gastritis
caused by the Helicobacter pylori bacteria might lead to conditions of persistent atrial fibrillation. The results have come in the new issue of Heart journal. Reference: Heart, June 2005...
Ulcer causing bug found in stored food
...flammatory response that can increase the risk for gastritis
and gastric cancer, but may be treated with a regimen of antibiotics. The researchers evaluated 10 different food types purchased from behind the counter at a local grocery store. They were able to grow cultures of the H. pylori on about one third of...