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What is The Best Diet for Treatment of IBS?

Posted: Jan 20 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by colon90210
What is the Best Diet for Treatment of IBS

IBS stands for irritable bowel syndrome. It is a condition that although not normally associated with serious health conditions, can cause significant discomfort for those who experience the symptoms. There is no known primary cause for it, nor any defining symptoms that everyone will experience. There is also no one diagnosing factor that is indicated, […]

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Top 5 Ways to Prevent Colon Cancer

Posted: Jan 19 in Colon Cancer by colon90210
Top Five Ways to Prevent Colon Cancer

If you are worried about developing colon cancer, then you have probably been trying to find ways in which you can reduce your risk of developing this potentially fatal disease. The good news is that there are steps you can take to reduce your risk, although nothing is ever guaranteed when it comes to cancer. […]

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How do I Know if I Have Ulcerative Colitis?

Posted: Jan 18 in Ulcerative Colitis by colon90210
How do I Know if I Have Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis is one of the two types of IBS, or inflammatory bowel disease.  It is a chronic condition that, once diagnosed, will need to be managed carefully, as it is a lifelong disorder and can be serious if left unchecked.  It primarily affects the colon, which is the area of the gastrointestinal tract that […]

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Foods To Help Reduce Your Colon Cancer Symptoms

Posted: Jan 17 in Colon Cancer by colon90210
Foods To Help Reduce Your Colon Cancer Symptoms

If you have been diagnosed with colon cancer, then it is possible that you have begun to notice some symptoms of the condition. Usually, colon cancer does not start to produce visible signs and symptoms until it is at a relatively advanced stage, but there are exceptions to this general rule. If your symptoms are […]

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What Risk Factors are Associated With IBS?

Posted: Jan 16 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by colon90210
What Are the Risk Factors That Are Associated With IBS

IBS, or irritable bowel syndrome is a condition whose symptoms can range from mild discomfort to life altering bowel complaints, depending on the severity of the symptoms. Although very rarely a serious condition, it can cause significant discomfort for those who experience the many symptoms associated with it. There is no known primary cause for […]

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Top Foods to Reduce IBS Symptoms

Posted: Jan 15 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by colon90210
Top Foods to Reduce IBS Symptoms

If you are suffering from IBS and are looking for ways in which you can try to reduce the symptoms that you are experiencing, it would be a good idea to start with your diet.  Irritable bowel syndrome can be severely affected by the foods that you eat, but no two patients will experience exactly […]

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Top Foods to Beat IBD Symptoms

Posted: Jan 14 in Inflammatory Bowel Disease by colon90210
Top Foods to Beat IBD Symptoms

Patients who have been diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (more commonly known as IBD), will often have an extremely complicated relationship with food, due to the nature of the condition.  There is usually plenty of advice available about foods that should be avoided, but it can be difficult to find information about the foods that […]

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Reducing the Symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis

Posted: Jan 13 in Ulcerative Colitis by colon90210

The condition known as ulcerative colitis is one of two main types of inflammatory bowel disease.  It is a chronic condition that affects the colon and rectum.  It is a chronic condition, which means that it will be present in the long term, most likely for the rest of the patient’s life.  There are several […]

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I have colon cancer – Is my Family at Risk of It?

Posted: Jan 12 in Colon Cancer by colon90210
I Have Colon Cancer Are My Family At Risk

You may have heard that colon cancer is one of the conditions that tends to run in families, and this would, in fact, be correct. Many cases of colon cancer do have a cause that is partially genetic. The risk of developing colon cancer is considered to be higher when one or more of a […]

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Foods to Avoid When You Have IBS

Posted: Jan 11 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by colon90210
Foods to Avoid When You Have IBS

IBS, or irritable bowel syndrome, is a chronic condition where the food that you eat can have a severe impact on the symptoms that you experience.  There are several foods that are likely to make your symptoms worse, and should therefore be avoided.  The foods here are some that may aggravate your symptoms, though it […]

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