Bowel disorders: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

Bowel disorders affect the organs in the digestive system, including the small and large intestines. These…

Medical News Today: What to know about gallbladder polyps

Gallbladder polyps are growths of tissue within the organ. The vast majority are harmless, but some…

Does sunlight change our gut microbiome?

Scientists show that ultraviolet (UV) light exposure leads to changes in the gut microbiome, but only…

Medical News Today: How different kinds of fiber affect the microbiome

A new study in mice investigates different types of dietary fiber and shows which have beneficial…

Medical News Today: What is a colostomy bag? What to know

A colostomy bag collects fecal waste from the digestive tract after a person has a colostomy.…

Medical News Today: Wet farts (watery flatulence): Causes and prevention

Watery flatulence is when liquid passes out with gas when someone farts. We explore what causes…

Medical News Today: What can cause rectal pain?

Many factors can cause rectal pain. This article looks at the causes of pain around the…

Medical News Today: Common blood pressure drug may harm gut health

Researchers using genetic analysis to estimate the effect of antihypertensive drugs on the risk of various…