Gastrointestinal Health

Low FODMAP Diet

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) has been receiving a lot of attention, especially from dietary specialists. One component of food which has been found to aggravate IBS symptoms turns out to be FODMAPs (which stands for fermentable oligosaccharides, disaccharides, monosaccharides and polyols).

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Study sheds light on the causes of debilitating gut pain

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Inherited or transmitted gut microbes affect skeletal development in animals

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Study examines the role of gut microbes in anorexia

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Study: Sugar substitute doesn't lead to the development of diabetes in healthy adults

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Seed-borne bacterium can lead to complete resistance to a particular pathogen

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Study uncovers strong links between a person's diet, gut microbes and health

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Researchers succeed in mapping the structure of virus that causes diarrhea

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C-Path PRO Consortium measure now included in FDA-approved label claim

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Cancer cells hibernate to survive harsh environment created by chemotherapy

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RedHill Biopharma: RHB-204 receives FDA Fast Track designation for treatment of NTM disease

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Study highlights an important link between dietary fiber intake and depression

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Gut microbe may play a role in the development of breast cancers

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Liver cancer cells cause stromal cells to secrete protein that enhances tumor growth

Researchers test the effects of growth molecules exuded by oral bacteria

Researchers test the effects of growth molecules exuded by oral bacteria