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Heartburn Remedies

February 10, 2009 M.J. Blackstone 2

Millions of Americans suffer from acid reflux or stomach acids in the esophagus. And, if you’ve ever had heartburn, you know how uncomfortable it can […]

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How to Select Probiotics

December 15, 2008 M.J. Blackstone 2

Probiotics are dietary supplements used to help reestablish the body’s natural occuring gut flora and promote good digestion. Probiotic supplements contain live “friendly” microorganisms, and doctors […]

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Celiac Disease

November 2, 2008 M.J. Blackstone 0

Celiac Disease is a genetic digestive disease where people are unable to tolerate and absorb gluten found in wheat, rye, and barley, and more than two million Americans […]

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Natural Digestive Aids

October 22, 2008 M.J. Blackstone 4

The stomach and pancreas are involved in digestion. The stomach produces hydrochloric acid which combines with digestive enzymes from the pancreas to breakdown carbohydrates, fat, […]

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