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Milk Sensitivity

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Have you been weaned yet?? A mother feeding her young is a beautiful thing. But as adult humans, why are we drinking milk meant for baby cows???© Can Stock PhotoI told my new gastroenterologist I had a milk sensitivity.  He wasn't surprised, but what he said surprised me. He told me just about everyone a ...

Chronic Constipation and IBS

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This picture is only here to make you smile.© Can Stock Photo What it is - What causes it - What to do about it Chronic constipation is like regular constipation, but it keeps coming back. We'll look at some of the reasons why in the causes section.First let's have a look at what you've been ...

Could You Be Lactose Intolerant?

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Milk and other dairy products can send you right from the glass to the toilet bowl!© Can Stock PhotoMany people who think they have IBS are actually lactose intolerant. Of course it's possible to have IBS and have trouble with lactose too!Lactose intolerance can cause just about all of the symptoms of irritable bowel ...

Did Someone in Your Family Have a Spastic Colon?

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IBS Often Runs in Families Guess which one of these people has IBS. © Can Stock PhotoIBS has had many names, spastic colon, mucous colitis and others listed below. Since it can often run in families knowing some of the other names might help you find out if someone else in your family ever had ...

Is a Food Intolerance Causing Your IBS?

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Many people have a food intolerance or food allergy and don't even know it. Studies have shown that people can reduce or even eliminate IBS symptoms removing problem foods from their diet! Food allergy... Food intolerance... Food sensitivity? What's the difference? Does a food sensitivity have your guts tied up in knots? © Bigstock.comAn intolerance is not ...