diarrhea in early pregnancy Diarrhea Concerns
August 13, 2018

Diarrhea in Early Pregnancy – Causes and Remedies

Diarrhea during pregnancy is quite common – it is one of the many physical discomforts that expecting mothers face. Along with morning sickness, diarrhea is often at its worst in…

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August 6, 2018

Diarrhea Without a Fever: What It Means

Diarrhea can occur for many reasons, some that might be obvious and others that need a little detective work. Common symptoms that come along with diarrhea can provide important clues…

diarrhea and the common cold Diarrhea Concerns
July 30, 2018

The Common Cold & Diarrhea: Are They Connected?

Diarrhea and a cold are fairly common occurrences, and many people may find that the two illnesses occur together. While they might seem unrelated, they could be connected in more…

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July 24, 2018

How to Properly Rehydrate After Diarrhea

Oftentimes, diarrhea is caused by our body’s natural immune response to an unwanted microorganism in the gut. During an episode of diarrhea, your body sends water to your digestive tract…

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July 18, 2018

How to Boost Your Child’s Immune System for Back to School

“Back to school” is synonymous with fresh notebooks, new friends, and unfortunately, illness. These illnesses may occur because of unwashed hands, sharing snacks or toys, dirty classrooms, or exposure to…

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July 12, 2018

How Your Digestive Tract & Immune System Work Together

Your body is home to trillions of bacteria and other compounds that make up your microbiome. The study of this intricate system and how it supports your health is rapidly…

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July 10, 2018

How Long Does It Take to Restore Good Bacteria After Antibiotics?

While antibiotics often play an essential role in helping us overcome illness, they can also negatively affect our gut flora.  Antibiotics do not discern good from bad and so, during…

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June 27, 2018

How to Relieve Diarrhea in Young Children (Age 1-4)

Diarrhea is unpleasant and potentially dangerous for children and adults alike, but can be particularly scary in younger children. If you have a little one between the ages of one…

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June 14, 2018

5 Common Side Effects of Diarrhea (Plus How to Reduce Them)

Diarrhea is quite common, but never a welcome issue. While most cases of diarrhea aren’t cause for serious concern or medical intervention, some common side effects can occur. Read on…