digestive health

Cream or sugar with your tea? How about bacteria? Kombucha, a concoction of bacteria, tea and sugar, is definitely having its 15 minutes of fame. Fans claim ...

It's no secret that probiotics are good for your gut, but they are loaded with other benefits too! From reducing inflammation to boosting immunity, that ...

Koreans eat so much of this super-spicy condiment (40 pounds of it per person each year) that natives say "kimchi" instead of "cheese" when ...

Getty Recently, I met David Tutera, the savagely tanned event planner, author, and host of My Fair Wedding with David Tutera on WE TV. The goal: to help make ...

It's Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Awareness Week, and the timing couldn't be better. The most common symptom of GERD is chronic heartburn, ...

You've probably heard that probiotics—the active cultures in some yogurts, for example—are good for your health. But not all probiotics are ...

When my son, Spencer, was 8 and 9 years old, we used to go to the doctor all the time. He just didnt walk or act like other boys his age. He was hunched over ...

Before I was diagnosed with Crohns disease, I was really muscular. I had a strong back and legs, and was in a dance company in Boulder, Colo. Then, in 2005, ...

Greatist.com Going, er, #2 might be a rather uncomfortable topic for most of us, but turns out it's actually pretty interesting. For instance, who knew ...

Do you have heartburn that just won't quit? You may have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a condition in which stomach acid routinely backs up in ...

At first I barely noticed I had gastroesophageal reflux disease, a condition in which stomach acid backs up into the esophagus. I had problems with acid reflux ...

From butterflies in your stomach before giving a big speech at work to an ulcer that acts up whenever things get tough, our gastrointestinal health seems to be ...