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Understanding gas and bloating [electronic resource] : Why Can't I Do Up My Jeans at Night?. Terry Bolin.

Bolin, Terry. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781742982014 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: Bloating is a common gut problem that many individuals, especially females, experience. However, because there has been little understanding of the frequency with which it occurs or its impact on quality of life, the medical profession has largely disregarded it or lumped it together with other conditions loosely termed 'Irritable Bowel Syndrome' (IBS).Constipation is a symptom, and diet can play a crucial role in determining relief. While this condition can have a great impact on the quality of life and work performance of people who are affected, be assured, in most instances, there are treatments and simple personal management programs that can help.This book explains a number of important facts about bloating, including:The bloating cycleThe process of digestionThe brain-gut axisWhere do all the gases go?Examining the link between gas and bloatingWho is most susceptible?How bloating relates to other conditions
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Bayswater : Digestive Diseases Research, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1785 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Health & Fitness.
Genre: Electronic books.

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