Posted 8/25/2017 by UHBlog
These diet and lifestyle changes may provide relief.
Posted 8/16/2017 by UHBlog
Don’t let irritable bowel syndrome sideline you.
Posted 4/7/2017 by UHBlog
While flatulence can be embarrassing, it’s usually just a sign of your digestive system at work.
Posted 12/30/2016 by UHBlog
Changes in color, consistency or frequency of bowel movements can indicate underlying health issues.
Posted 3/18/2016 by UHBlog
Learn how to recognize and treat constipation. Ask us.
If your get up and go has got up and gone, chances are you are constipated.
“Almost everyone will suffer from irregular bowel movements at some point in their lives, especially seniors,” says gastroenterologist Jason de Roulet, MD. “Poor diet and an inactive lifestyle are the biggest culprits. Common medications like narcotics and antidepressants could also cause irregularity--and the more medications you take, the higher ...
Posted 4/22/2015 by UHBlog
If you're worried about excessive gas, see your doctor.
Do you break wind? Cut the cheese? Pass gas? Whatever you call it, do you know the average person passes gas at least 13 to 20 times a day?
Gas is caused by the food we eat, which breaks down in our intestines as part of the digestive process. The most common causes of gas include:
Artificial food additives
For such a natural part of our digestion, adolescents – espe...