Pancreatic Enzymes: What They Do & Why You Need Them

Source: Pancreatic Enzymes: What They Do & Why You Need Them by Dr. Edward Group   We all have times when we eat too much — holiday meals, for example. While the body can handle occasional overeating, doing it on a regular basis causes more harm than just weight gain. When you eat, your organs must … Continue reading Pancreatic Enzymes: What They Do & Why You Need Them

Osmotic Laxatives: Is This the Best Remedy for Constipation?

Source: Osmotic Laxatives: Is This the Best Remedy for Constipation? by Dr. Edward Group   Occasional constipation happens. And it happens to a lot of people, a lot of the time. According to the American College of Gastroenterology, every year, over 2.5 million people visit their doctor for constipation.[1] If you’re one of them, you may want … Continue reading Osmotic Laxatives: Is This the Best Remedy for Constipation?

Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

Source: Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods by Dr. Edward Group Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that is becoming more common. People with this illness often find it debilitating and are always seeking new ways to improve their lifestyle and live with less discomfort and disruption. One of the ways people … Continue reading Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy

Source: A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy by Dr. Edward Group   When you're having digestive problems, you may not feel like eating anything. Even your favorite food may seem unappetizing when you're dealing with nausea, diarrhea, constipation, or other digestive issues. Fortunately, there are easy-to-digest foods that can help you feel better … Continue reading A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy

Enemas for Constipation: Are They Harmful to Your Health?

Source: Enemas for Constipation: Are They Harmful to Your Health? by Dr. Edward Group   An enema is a procedure where you insert liquid or air into your colon through the rectum to clear out the lower bowel contents, or in other words, your poo. After you squeeze the liquid or air into your nether regions, … Continue reading Enemas for Constipation: Are They Harmful to Your Health?

Digestive Enzymes: The Answer to Gut Health & Nutrient Absorption

Source: Digestive Enzymes: The Answer to Gut Health & Nutrient Absorption by Dr. Edward Group   “You are what you eat," has never been a more important statement, given the latest science in digestive health. Decades of research has confirmed the role the gut plays in your health. A healthy gut can boost your mood, energize … Continue reading Digestive Enzymes: The Answer to Gut Health & Nutrient Absorption

Laxative Side Effects and Safety: Everything You Need to Know

Source: Laxative Side Effects and Safety: Everything You Need to Know by Dr. Edward Group Constipation causes discomfort and it can lead to embarrassing gas and uncomfortable bloating. Laxatives, which help evacuate stool from the bowels, are the go-to solution for most people dealing with constipation. Effective as that may be, some laxatives have mild to severe side effects, especially … Continue reading Laxative Side Effects and Safety: Everything You Need to Know

Activated Charcoal: 15 Benefits & Uses for Health and Wellness

Source: Activated Charcoal: 15 Benefits & Uses for Health and Wellness by Dr. Edward Group Activated charcoal is a hot topic in health and wellness these days, gaining recognition as a powerhouse agent for detoxification with a wide range of potential uses. We see activated charcoal in everything from facial masks and teeth whiteners to digestive … Continue reading Activated Charcoal: 15 Benefits & Uses for Health and Wellness

SIBO: All You Need to Know About Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

Source: SIBO: All You Need to Know About Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth by Dr. Edward Group If you frequently experience gas, bloating, abdominal pain, nausea, diarrhea or constipation, you might brush off your symptoms or blame it on something you ate. But if those symptoms linger, you might consider whether you have a more serious health … Continue reading SIBO: All You Need to Know About Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

Blood In Stool: Causes and Remedies

Source: Blood In Stool: Causes and Remedies by Dr. Edward Group Many people experience the presence of blood in their stool. This alarming discovery may be the result of bleeding inside of your gastrointestinal (GI) tract and can indicate a temporary affliction or a severe illness. On the other hand, a red “bloody-looking” stool can also … Continue reading Blood In Stool: Causes and Remedies