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Foods That Can Not Be Neglected While Suffering From Stomach Diseases


Plan A Healthy Diet To Cure Neglected Diseases Of Stomach
Stomach is a vital digestive organ of your body. Its main function is to store churned food, to mix it with acids or enzymes and to forward it to the intestines. Often, middle aged males and females suffer from neglected diseases of stomach. This article comprises of information on uncommon stomach disorders and what food items should be consumed while suffering from these problems.


Stomach issues like gastroenteritis, stomach cancer and appendicitis were known to people since 17th century however, researches were performed on their origin and cure in mid 19th century. Based on the survey results of 2002, conducted by NDDIC (National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse) of United States, approximately 14% US citizens were diagnosed with uncommon or neglected diseases.


List of Uncommon Diseases:
Prune Belly: A common syndrome diagnosed in infants is found in 1 out of 40,000 live births. It is characterized by abnormal growth of urinary tract and stomach wall.

Achlorhydria is a condition when your stomach walls fail to produce acids for digestion. This results in memory defects, anemia, weight loss, indigestion, diarrhea and mental problems.

Zollinger-Ellison disorder is an ailment characterized by tumor growth in duodenum and pancreas. They cause excessive secretion of gastrin hormone which results in acidity.

Precautions in the case of neglected diseases
People diagnosed with common or rare abdominal disorders must focus on their daily diet and lifestyle. Follow these tips to fix your issues:
Drink approximately 10 glasses of water to relieve cramps and constipation. Limit your caffeine, alcohol and soft drink consumption. Avoid lactose, citrus fruits, dairy products, spices and oily food if you’re intolerant.

Fibers can improve upon your digestion so, you should consume Miller bran or fiber supplements. Eat oatmeal and corn frequently. Use stool softeners or laxatives to promote easy bowel movements.

Ginger and honey are natural home remedies for treating unexpected pains in the case of neglected diseases. You can consume fresh ginger or prepare ginger ale and tea. Honey is mixed in warm water to facilitate digestion.

Most folks opt for saltine crackers to heal abdominal ache. Additionally, yogurt contains friendly bacteria. You can consume yogurt when you have an upset tummy.

Other food items that cure your upset tummy include cream of wheat, rice, scrambled eggs and bananas.

Break your meals into 4-5 small portions to facilitate easy digestion and indulge in meditation or physical activities to keep your body functional.

Despite of including healthy food items in your daily meals, if you’re still experiencing pain, cramps or vomiting, you should take homeopathic medicines like Cuprum metallicum, Colocynthis or Magnesia phoshorica, Dioscorea, Nux vmoica, Pulsatilla, Lycopodium and Carbo vegetabilis after consulting your doctors.

Tips and comments

Neglected diseases of stomach can last for longer time periods. Hence, as soon as you experience initial symptoms, it would be better if you consult your doctors. You can browse though online websites or refer to medical journals and health magazines for more information on these disorders

By Smita, published at 02/10/2012
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