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Can excess protein cause weight gain?

My doctor has recommended that I should eat a lot of proteins to take care of my fatigue problem. However, I am gaining a lot weight. Could it be due to excessive protein consumption?...

My gastroenterologist has referred me to a proctologist for Chron's disease. How can he help me?

I was consulting a gastroenterologist for my Crohn's disease. He has now referred me to visit a Proctologist for further treatment. How will a proctologist help me in my condition?...

My appetite is still a problem inspite of my recovery from jaundice. What should I do?

I had a bout of jaundice 3 months back, but I am on my way to recovery from the disease. However, I still have low appetite issues even though my bilirubin levels are normal now....

I have too much gas and I fart a lot. Is there a way to treat this?

I am 35 years old and I am suffering from a lot of gas which leads to constant farting. I have tried various natural home remedies, but nothing seems to be helping. Is this something...

My husband has had a relapse of anal fissures. Would he require another surgery?

My husband is 39 years old and had a surgery for anal fissures about 5 months ago. 2 days back all of a sudden he again started to bleed. Does this mean he requires another surgery?...

How can celiac disease be diagnosed?

My son has a severe allergy along with rashes every time he eats bread made with wheat flour. Could this be an indicative of celiac disease? What are the symptoms of celiac disease,...

REMICADE and weight gain

Prise de poids avec traitement de REMICADE est ce normal? 40 lbs En 9 mois de traitement Translation: Is it normal to gain weight during Remicade treatment? I gained...

I am lactose intolerant. Is this treatable?

I am a 20 year old girl and I have been lactose intolerant since the age of 6. The doctors earlier told my parents that as I grow, the allergy will reduce, however it still continues....

I have a weird sensation in my upper chest and throat. Is it a sign of concern?

I have a strange sensation in my upper chest that goes up to my throat. It feels like acidity and lasts for a little while till it stops on its own. Could this be a sign of something...

Can stress cause bowel disturbances in people?

I am 32 years old and I have a very stressful job. My bowel movements are not consistent and I suffer from constipation very often. Is it possible to have bowel disturbances...

Why do I keep getting the hiccups?

I am 30 years old and every time after eating something I keep getting the hiccups. What is the reason for this and what is the best remedy for treating the hiccups?

Why do I have a stomach pain every time I eat anything?

Every time after my meals, I am suffering from stomach pain that lasts for sometime and subsides on its own. It just doesn’t feel normal. What could be the reason for this?

What are the natural ways to improve digestion?

I am a 35 year old woman and I would like to know what are the best natural ways in which I could improve my digestion. I suffer from bloating and flatulence on and off and would...

Is surgery the only way to remove a gallbladder stone?

I am a 32 year old woman and I have been detected with gallbladder stones. Is surgery the only way to remove these stones or can they pass off on their own like kidney stones?...

My mother in law is having a low appetite and feels nausea even when she eats little. Why is it happening?

My mother in law is 72 years old. She is heavily diabetic and has a creatine level of 5. She has been sleeping a lot and of late her appetite is very poor. Even when she eats...

What could have triggered my extreme constipation and gas problem?

I am 27 years old and I have been suffering from excessive constipation and gas problems. This has been happening from the last 2 months. What could be the reason for this considering...

My baby is 4 months old and has not passed stools for the last 4 days. What should I do?

I have a 4 month old baby. She has not passed stools for the last 4 days and I am extremely worried. What should I do to help her?

Excessive burping with stomach pain -- what's the reason?

Throughout the day, I will experience episodes of burping with a burning stomach pain. Sometimes it feels like acid, but sometimes it is more dull. What can I do to fix this?...

Pain in stomach and back after eating

After every meal (doesn't matter what I eat), my stomach and back hurt, mostly in the middle of my abdomen. What should I do?

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