5 Most Common Digestive Disorders
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disorder (GERD)
- Bad breath
- Heart Burn
- Irritated throat
- Tooth erosion
- Avoiding trigger foods
- Surgery to close lower esophageal spincter
- Sharp pain in upper right quadrant of the abdomen (Right hypochondriac region).
- General lack of wellbeing
- Medication to dissolve gallstones.
- Surgery to remove gallbladder.
- Abdominal Pain
- Drastic Weight Loss
- Completely avoid gluten
- Frequent and urgent bowel movements
- Painful diarrhea
- Blood in stool
- Abdominal Cramps
- Eliminating foods that trigger symptoms
- Surgery to remove the colon
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Although the concrete cause for Irritable Bowel Syndrome are yet to be known, scientists have found that stress is one of the major causes for the worsening symptoms. Most patients with IBS feel digestive discomfort at least 3 times a month. This condition consists of the inefficient processing of food due to other diseases such as Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis.
- Hard Dry stools or loose watery stools
- Probiotics (Friendly bacteria)
- Stress reduction
- Low dose antidepressants
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