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Digestive health

Herbal medicines aid newborns digestive system: Expert

To relieve the baby's digestive discomfort, the parents must ensure that the baby is fed in small quantities at frequent intervals and include enough liquids. 

May 30, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Bloating: What makes your tummy feeling full? Ways to get rid of gas

There are many causes of bloating, including, diet, overeating, irritable bowel syndrome, lactose intolerance, reflux, and constipation.

Jun 12, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Crohn's and colitis: What's the difference? Symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease

Inflammatory bowel disease primarily consists of two long-term disorders that involve inflammation of the gut - ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. 

May 19, 2017, 14:26 PM IST

Tiny, ingestible 3D snake-robot will help visualize digestive system in real time!

The snake-like robot is made from a set of interlocking 3D-printed "plastic" pieces that look a bit like vertebrae.

Mar 29, 2017, 13:56 PM IST

Digestive problems – Follow these tips for smooth digestion

Bad digestion can give rise to a host of problems, including gas or flatulance, stomach bloating, constipation, heartburn, and fatigue.

Mar 21, 2017, 10:47 AM IST

This is what your gut bacteria does to your entire body

Below are a few things you can do to promote your gut health and well-being.

Jan 26, 2017, 12:40 PM IST

Diverticulitis: Did Fidel Castro die of this disease? What are its symptoms, risk factors?

Diverticulitis, also called colonic diverticulitis, is a digestive disease that affects the large intestine.

Nov 26, 2016, 14:18 PM IST

Crohn's disease: Who gets it? Symptoms, causes, complications, treatment!

Over time, Crohn's can result in other complications such as anemia, skin rashes, arthritis, inflammation of the eye.

Oct 12, 2016, 13:06 PM IST

Digestive problems: Five tips for a healthy, happy tummy (Slideshow)

Five tips for a healthy, happy tummy (Slideshow)

Aug 26, 2016, 14:05 PM IST

10 lifestyle changes to deal with heartburn!

Heartburn usually occurs after eating a big meal or while lying down, which can last for a few minutes or a few hours.

Aug 09, 2016, 10:50 AM IST

Pistachios help growth of beneficial gut bugs

Eating pistachio nuts may help the growth of potentially beneficial gut bugs and promote digestive health.

Apr 27, 2012, 10:27 AM IST

10 tips for better digestive health

Consume a balanced diet. Choose a variety of foods from each food group, especially fiber-rich fruits, vegetables and grains as well as certain yogurts and fluids.

Jun 16, 2011, 10:22 AM IST