Can changing to a whole grain diet help people lose weight?
A team of scientists has uncovered the mechanism by which fibroblast growth factor 21 or FGF21, a metabolic stress hormone, protects the pancreas from digestion.
Passing gas or flatulence is perfectly normal. It happens when the stomach contains too much intestinal gas, which can lead to feelings of bloating, burping or farting. The average person farts 14 times and produced about one to three pints gas a day, according to emedicinehealth.com. While passing gas is normal and not dangerous, unexpected flatulence often leads to great embarrassment. So if you don't want to toot while giving a speech, going on a date, having sex or attending a meeting, here a list of the most "musical" foods you should avoid...
A new study found that malnourished children's gut microbes do not fully recover even after treatment.
In a new article, a group of professors recommended the FDA to start regulating and marketing probiotics for stomach health.
Eating kiwis after meals may help aid digestion and prevent bloating, a new study suggests.
Inspired by a flight from Copenhagen to Tokyo, five gastroenterologists from the United Kingdom and Denmark have finally answered the question that passengers have been forced to ponder since the beginning of air travel: to fart or not to fart?
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.