What Is Stress Incontinence

5 Frequently Asked Questions About Stress Incontinence

What is stress incontinence? Stress incontinence occurs when a sudden action, such as a sneeze or a cough, causes a small urine leak. Other movements that can cause stress incontinence include physical activities, such as jogging, heavy lifting, or working outside.   Stress incontinence is not the same as urge incontinence. With urge incontinence, there

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diet, Triggers, Management

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diet and Home Remedies to Avoid IBS Symptoms

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic condition that affects the large intestine. Symptoms can include bloating, cramping, gas, abdominal pain, constipation, and diarrhea, making it an uncomfortable and unpleasant health issue. Because IBS is chronic, it needs to be managed over the long term. But unlike other disorders which affect the gut—for instance, Crohn’s

Digestive Disorders - Ulcerative Colitis & Chrons

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD): About Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) describes a type of disorder that involves chronic inflammation of the digestive tract. Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis are the two most common forms of IBD. The symptoms associated with IBD usually include diarrhea, abdominal pain, fatigue, bloody stools and unintended weight loss. IBD can have very serious effects on a

GI Tract Health & Problems

GI Tract Health: Common Problems and How to Avoid Them

Most people experience digestive problems—whether it’s an upset stomach, heartburn, or diarrhea—from time to time. Often, these digestive problems aren’t serious. They either go away on their own or can be managed with over-the-counter medication or lifestyle changes. The following article can help you to understand more about your digestive tract, including why symptoms arise,

Overweight vs obesity

Overweight vs Obesity – What’s the Difference & Preventing Obesity

Maintaining your ideal weight, eating healthy, and staying physically fit can be a challenge. Especially with today’s busy lifestyle demands. It’s imperative to know if you are overweight or at risk of becoming obese. Both these conditions are linked to many health concerns and can negatively affect your quality of life.   Obesity in adults