Gastrointestinal disorders include such conditions as constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, anal fissures, perianal abscesses, anal fistulas, perianal infections, diverticular diseases, colitis, colon polyps and cancer. Many of these can be prevented or minimized by maintaining a healthy lifestyle, practicing good bowel habits, and submitting to cancer screening.
Functional disorders are those in which the gastrointestinal (GI) tract looks normal but doesn't work properly. They are the most common problems affecting the GI tract (including the colon and rectum).
Gastritis is a general term for a group of conditions with one thing in common: inflammation of the lining of the stomach.Read more
Stomach ulcers are sores in the lining of the stomach or small intestine.They occur when the protective mucus that lines the stomach.Read more
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a gastrointestinal disorder which mostly affects the large intestine or colon.Read more
Crohn's disease is a chronic, or long-term, condition that causes inflammation of the digestive tract.Read more
Hyperacidity simply means an increased level of acid in the stomach. It is seen in all ages, all classes, and all community.Read more