To the many ways in which coffee seems to confer unexpected health benefits, add a lowered risk of painful gallstones.
Patients with allergic or autoimmune diseases are at higher risk for functional gastrointestinal disorders independent of psychological distress, according to research published in Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics.
If you’ve noticed your IBS symptoms worsen during your period, you’re not alone. It’s quite common for women with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) to observe their symptoms change at different points during their menstrual cycle. Experts have estimated half of women with IBS experience worse bowel symptoms during their period.
An appendectomy is the surgical removal of the appendix. It is a common procedure that surgeons usually carry out on an emergency basis.
Anyone can experience a loss of appetite and for many different reasons. People may have less of a desire to eat, lose interest in food, or feel nausea at the idea of eating.