Tag: h. pylori

Ulcer Answers – Science Nation

MILES O’BRIEN: It may look like grade B science fiction, but this 50-year-old film was made to layout the facts on ulcers. MALE: Those stomach pains that you’ve talked about, he gnawing, the burning, those are obvious symptoms of gastric ulcer. MILES O’BRIEN: Back then, contracting a stomach ulcer was

H. Pylori and Peptic Ulcer Symptoms & Testing Candidates

H. Pylori and Peptic Ulcer Symptoms & Testing Candidates

bjbjm H. Pylori and ulcer disease are quite common in our society, somewhat more prevalent in underdeveloped or third world countries because of hygiene factors whereby this bacteria called the Helicobacter pylori can be easily transferred from food, soil, into the body of an individual. It does not have to

The surprising cause of stomach ulcers – Rusha Modi

The surprising cause of stomach ulcers – Rusha Modi

In 1984, an enterprising Australian doctor named Barry Marshall decided to take a risk. Too many of his patients were complaining of severe abdominal pain due to stomach ulcers, which are sores in the lining of the upper intestinal tract. At the time, few effective treatments for ulcers existed, and

What Is H. pylori? | Stomach Problems

What Is H. pylori? | Stomach Problems

So H. pylori is a bacteria that resides in some people’s stomachs. We don’t know how we get infected. We don’t know if it’s people to people, or if it’s food to food. We’re not quite sure how it get’s to us, but, basically these bacteria live in the stomach