Cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, constipation, and diarrhea are some of the common and uncomfortable symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Unfortunately, no one has yet discovered a specific cause for IBS, but there are many factors that are... Read more
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a condition that's not always discussed openly, but is surprisingly common. Recent estimates state that 10% to 15% of the general population experiences uncomfortable and painful IBS symptoms like cramping, abdom... Read more
Imagine experiencing severe abdominal pain, along with alternating bouts of both constipation and diarrhea. Even worse, your doctor can find no physical explanation or effective treatment for you, despite these very real symptoms. Unfortunately, this... Read more
Maybe you ate the wrong thing or, on a gotta-get-healthier kick, you ate too much of the right thing (think fiber). All you know is that the inevitable discomfort has ensued and your pants feel a little tighter than they did this morning. What exactl... Read more
Often described as an intense throbbing or pulsing in one specific area of the head, a migraine headache is a condition that can't--and shouldn't--be ignored. This severe headache can last for a few hours or up to several days. People who suf... Read more
I have trouble losing weight cause my significant other tells me I'm getting to skinny but I am not happy with my weight. He likes thicker girls but I am not ok with being thicker. It's so hard to stay motivated when your being told to stop... Read more
Found out my weight is causing so many problems not only for myself, my relationship and work. I am tired all day, I want to do is sleep. I'm starting to get diabetic pain and my diet although improved is still not enough. I hate being diabetic... Read more
Prednisone can cause water retention, right?? Cause I've been on it for 20 days and I haven't lost weight in about 20 days, despite staying in my calorie range and swimming 30 minutes most days. Ugh so frustrating ):... Read more
Hey friends!!I have pretty bad IBS and started this supplement called Skinny Fiber about 2 weeks ago. This has changed my life! We all know fiber keeps you full and stabilizes blood sugar to curb hunger, but those of us with IBS have trouble digestin... Read more
This is especially a helpful tip for IBS sufferers who like beef but not the grease. Get a wire-mess colander and run hot water over that freshly cooked beef for a minute or so. You rinse a lot of that grease out and you do your innards a good deed.... Read more
Mint has long been enjoyed in culinary dishes and for its medicinal benefits. Not only is the aromatic plant easy to grow in many varieties, it is also know to produce beneficial effects on the body. What is Mint? Mint is considered a herb. Known as... Read more
Editor's Note: According to the Celiac Disease Foundation, 1 in 133 Americans are affected by this ailment, which causes them to fall ill if they come in contact with even a trace amount of gluten, the protein found in wheat, barley, and rye. Abb... Read more
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