Thursday, Oct 06, 2022

inflammatory bowel disease


'Watch the quality of filtered water to prevent gut infection'

July 25, 2022 8:52 pm

With increased humidity, there is an overgrowth of bacteria and the chances of infections grow multi-fold, says Dr Shanti Swaroop Dhar

This monsoon, keep digestive issues at bay with these expert tips

June 23, 2022 12:35 pm

“Typhoid and other water borne diseases are also very common in the rainy season," said Dr Tribhuvan Gulati

Why you mustn't ignore symptoms like bloating, constipation, heartburn

May 24, 2022 9:42 am

Being under 50, family history, anxiety, and depression can trigger this condition, said Dr Roy Patankar, gastroenterologist

Break the silence! Doctors raise awareness on World IBD day

May 18, 2021 12:51 pm

With early and proper treatment, the majority of patients with IBD lead healthy and productive lives. Some patients may require surgery if medications are unable to control the disease.

Three times spurt in piles, fissure cases among 15-50 year olds amid pandemic: Doctors

December 29, 2020 1:24 pm

While chronic constipation, lifting heavy objects, straining during bowel movements can worsen one’s condition, eating spicy food can also irritate your anus and cause rectal bleeding, said Dr Roy Patankar, director and gastroenterologist, Zen Multispecialty Hospital Chembur

Bowel disease to increase in developing countries: study

October 21, 2017 4:26 pm

Researchers have found that as countries like Asia, South America and the Middle East have become industrialised, Inflammatory Bowel disease or IBD has increased dramatically.

Probiotic Mishti Doi to relieve digestive tract inflammation

June 06, 2016 1:56 pm

Digestive tract issues like inflammation of the digestive tract can now be treated with the consumption of Mishti Doi.

Dogs 'can tell if you're getting bowel cancer'

February 01, 2011 3:59 pm

Believe it or not,dogs can sniff out bowel cancer in breath and stool samples.