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Try This to Help Offset Spring Allergies

Bee pollen is considered an exceptionally nutritious food source capable of increasing energy, reducing seasonal allergies and other maladies.


Acid Reflux Drugs and Dementia Risk: Here’s What You Need to Know

If you have heartburn or acid reflux, you might swear by the quick relief you get from your antacid. But if you’re taking a particular class of heartburn drugs, you may be doing more harm than good.


Common Diarrheal Infection Varies by Season

Clostridium difficile is an increasingly common healthcare-associated infection. And if you’re the one infected, it can be a pretty miserable experience. This bacterial disease causes pain, cramping, intense diarrhea, swelling of the colon and other uncomfortable symptoms. But it’s not something you pick up at random. In fact, people at the highest risk of...


The Pill You Don’t Want to Take, But Might Need

If you don’t like taking pills, here’s one you’re really going to hate. Doctors have found a way to put healthy poop bacteria into pills to treat a form of deadly diarrhea, called clostridium difficile. This bacterial disease causes pain, cramping, intense diarrhea, swelling of the colon and more. The U.S. government says it...


FOUND: The Magic Bullet for Treating IBS

Additional research supports the use of probiotics to relieve IBS symptoms.