Tag: ulcers

Digestive Disorders

Digestive Disorders

ninety percent of all diseases originate in the gut and because the digestive tract plays such a vital role in your body even the most trivial of symptoms can lead to major complications down the road. the sad truth is that our healthcare system is so deep in the pharmaceutical

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

Peptic ulcer disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Peptic ulcer disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Peptic refers to the stomach, and an ulcer is a sore or break in

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

What Triggers a Peptic Ulcer?

What Triggers a Peptic Ulcer?

[MUSIC] DR. RODGERS: Can anxiety or spicy foods cause peptic ulcers? Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers with the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH. The answer is no. A peptic ulcer is a sore in the lining of your stomach or the first part of

Stanford Your Health: Crohn’s Disease

Stanford Your Health: Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is one of two chronic inflammatory bowel diseases. Usually, the immune system helps you fight off infections, in inflammatory bowel disease, it attacks the digestive tract, and causes inflammation. And, what happens is, is that your body is unable to get rid of the bacteria and viruses that