Do you have a very bloated painful stomach? Do you dread going to the bathroom because it hurts so much? Are you at your wit’s end and don’t know what to do? Chronic constipation is often a symptom of an underlying problem that has to be investigated with thorough gut tests. There are, however, some home remedies that can work very well to relieve constipation. Constipation is a common complaint in North America. An average of 15% of the population suffers from it. (1) It can take over a … [Read more...]
What do gut problems like heartburn, GERD, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome have to do with chiropractic care? The underlying causes of heartburn, GERD, and irritable bowel syndrome can cause inflammation (swelling) through the body. Inflammation has a negative impact on your brain and can cause joint and muscle pain.
If you get recurrent low back pain, neck pain, or headaches, despite receiving regular chiropractic care you may want to consider your underlying gut problems could be the source of this pain.
When you understand the underlying cause of your gut problems you can treat it more effectively and get your life back. Underlying causes can be food intolerances, low stomach acid, overgrowth of bacteria in the small intestine, an imbalance of good and bad bacteria in the gut, or other gut conditions. Sometimes the nerve supply from the brain and spine to the smooth muscles in your gut isn’t working properly. Sometimes the valve between your small and large intestine doesn’t open or close correctly.
There are many natural ways to treat the underlying cause of your gut problems that are safe and effective. Treating the underlying cause naturally will help get you well and keep you well.
Stomach bloating is a common gut complaint and it often occurs with other symptoms like gas and stomach pain. It’s also a source of embarrassment as some women often state, “I look like I’m pregnant”. If you have stomach bloating, you will likely be diagnosed by your medical doctor with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Medical treatments for IBS are used to address the symptoms only. Find out how to get rid of stomach bloating naturally so you can get well and stay well. Stomach bloating … [Read more...]