Indigestion, heartburn and stomach cramps usually diminish in just a few hours, but for some people, digestive distress persists, and becomes a concern.
Cold sore, herpes simplex, canker sore, acne or something else? Here, a physician offers some information about the differences.
Scientists have found that patients with inflammatory bowel diseases had a greater variety of viruses in their digestive systems than did healthy people.
There are several common health problems you can see on the tongue -- which, when combined with other symptoms, can help offer a diagnosis.
Researchers have identified a protein, hiding in plain sight, that helps another key protein involved in Crohn's disease.
Researchers has for the first time deciphered the intestinal bacteria of present-day hunter-gatherers, and found lifestyle determines gut microbes.
Your stomach lining has an important job. It makes acid and enzymes that help break down food so you can extract the nutrients you need. The lining also protects itself from acid damage by secreting mucus. B...
A study by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine found the answer to developing independent, self-management skills in ACD could be right at the patient's fingertips.
Research could clarify how inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), conditions that include ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, are triggered and develop.
A team of Melbourne researchers has shown a recently discovered type of cell death called necroptosis could be the underlying cause of inflammatory disease.
A diagnostic method recently developed by UC Santa Barbara professor Patrick Daugherty can reveal — on a molecular level — the factors behind conditions thought to have environmental triggers.