Colon Detox – Detoxing the Colon

In today’s world of fast food take away, frozen foods and chemically preserved eatables, there is little that we can do about maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Going to a physician, following a strict schedule of medications or religiously staying away … Continue reading →

Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s Disease is a common name which can be attributed to colon disorders. Other names used for it are ulcerative colitis and ileitis. It is also known by the name of granulomatous enteritis and terminal enteritis. It can be regarded … Continue reading →

Diarrhea – Symptoms, Causes & Treatment

Diarrhea can be defined as the frequent need to pass stool which is watery and loose. This condition might last for days, depending on the acuteness of the problem. Diarrhea can have many forms and it is important to distinguish between them before … Continue reading →

Colon Diseases

Introduction Because our body is made up of so many different parts, it is important to understand how each of these parts works to live a healthy life. It is essential for a person to realize the importance of each … Continue reading →

Ulcerative Colitis – Symptoms, Treatment & Diet

What is Ulcerative Colitis? Ulcerative Colitis, as the name suggests is a disease that gives rise to ulcers in the large intestine along with open sores. In other words it an inflammation of the colon. The colon is a major part of … Continue reading →

Facts and Causes of Colon (Colorectal) Cancer

Cancer, a malignant tumor, is the hysterical growth of abnormal cancerous cells in the body. These cells are also known as malignant cells and are developed in certain tissues of the body and get their name likewise, such as lung … Continue reading →

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

The inflammation of the colon or the inner lining of the large intestine is often given the name of colitis. This word is also commonly used for ulcerative colitis. This is a condition where inflammation and ulcers start forming in … Continue reading →

Colon Health – Irritable Bowel Syndrome

IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is such a nebulous condition it can be difficult to identify as a distinct illness at all. The most common symptoms are abdominal cramping, bloating and gas, and diarrhea or constipation. With such normal signs as … Continue reading →

Colon Health – Diverticulosis, The ‘Pouch’ Disease

The title is a little misleading. Diverticulosis is a condition in which a person has developed diverticula – small pouch-like structures – in the digestive system. Normally, they’re harmless and may persist for long periods, even a lifetime. It’s only … Continue reading →

Colon Health – Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is one among many digestive disorders in which the lining becomes inflamed. That inflammation produces ulcers (lesions or open sores in the lining) that produce abdominal pain and diarrhea. It is often progressive and leads to even more … Continue reading →

Colon Health – Constipation, Causes and Treatments

Constipation – an inability to have a bowel movement, frequently from excessively hard stools – is a normal condition when it occurs rarely or for short periods. Treatments range from doing nothing and allowing the condition to self-correct to use … Continue reading →

What is Colitis

Colitis Colitis refers tо anу condition wһісh results іn an inflamed colon. There іs Ischemic colitis, Crohn’s, еѵеn chemically induced colitis (often as a result оf medications), and mаny more. Still, tһе word iѕ frequently uѕеd as а shorthand phrase … Continue reading →