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2013-03-11 23:00:34

Great Taste No Pain is the latest program created by Sherry Brescia, who promises to give people an IBS diet plan to help them treat the digestive problem effectively. A full Great Taste No Pain review from the site HealthReviewCenter.com shows if the program is helpful for users to use. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 11, 2013 Great Taste No Pain is the newest achievement of Sherry Brescia, who claims to give people the IBS diet plan to help them eliminate the problem of irritable bowel syndrome...

2013-02-28 23:01:44

This study is a Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Phase 3 Study to Evaluate the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of a new drug in the Treatment of Patients With Diarrhea-Predominant Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Orlando, FL (PRWEB) February 28, 2013 Avail Clinical Research is now enrolling for an Irritable Bowel Syndrome Clinical Trial in Florida. To get started, visit Avail Clinical Research or call us directly at (386) 310-1334. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a...

2013-02-21 08:30:34

Posters Produced with Public Health Partners Provide Tips for the Public WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new strain of norovirus is quickly spreading across the United States. To educate the public about the most effective ways to prevent the spread of norovirus, the Water Quality and Health Council (WQHC) and other public health partners collaborated to produce new resources. Experts at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided...

2013-02-19 08:34:13

MONTREAL, February 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lallemand Health Solutions (LHS) is extremely pleased to announce that its long-term commitment in substantiating the health benefits of its probiotics has been recognised by the Canadian Health Authorities. The Natural Health Products Directorate (NHPD), the regulatory agency for natural health products in Canada, has granted FIVE of LHS's key Probiotic Formulas new condition specific health claims in the areas of digestive...

2013-02-14 08:29:00

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) today announced that the February 2013 Journal of the American Geriatrics Society published results from a multivariate analysis demonstrating that advancing age is a predictor of deterioration in treatment outcomes in patients with Clostridium difficile infection (CDI). The analysis was performed using data from two large, randomized Phase 3 clinical studies that compared the efficacy of...

2013-01-28 12:26:43

YORK, England, January 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Irritable Bowel [http://www.yorktest.com/allergy-or-intolerance/Symptoms-Of-Food-Intolerance/irritable-bowel-syndrome ] Syndrome (IBS) is now one of the most common problems of the digestive system and about one in six people have symptoms. Most people's symptoms are mild and so they may not see a doctor for treatment. However, some people have really troublesome symptoms which seriously impact their quality of life. The most...

2013-01-25 11:01:21

Pediatric rotavirus vaccination also indirectly protects unvaccinated adults from the highly contagious cause of severe diarrhea and vomiting, suggests a new study published in Clinical Infectious Diseases and available online. The findings suggest pediatric immunization against the virus may be more cost effective than previously thought, given rotavirus-related health care costs among adults. Before the vaccine, rotavirus caused an estimated 24 million outpatient visits, 2.4 million...

CDC Report Finds Norovirus Outbreak In US Has Taken A Stronghold, Cases Rising
2013-01-25 07:26:30

[Watch Video: Scientists Create Simulated Vomiting Norovirus System] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that more than 260 cases of the stomach flu seen in the US between September and December 2012 are actually attributed to a new strain of norovirus known as GII.4 Sydney. Health experts do not think it is a particularly dangerous strain, but admit it is different, and might be more difficult for some...

Benefits Of Fecal Transplants Highlighted In New Study
2013-01-17 11:03:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s difficult to turn down promising options when you have a debilitating or chronic illness. It´s completely daft to turn your nose up at an option for treatment when your life is on the line. Medical science, as it often does, is once again pushing the boundaries of what that layman perceives as a last-ditch treatment option. According to a new paper published in The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) this...

2013-01-09 12:35:19

A synthetic "poop" developed at the University of Guelph can cure nasty gastrointestinal infections caused by Clostridium difficile, a toxin-producing bacterium. A study on the artificial stool was published today in the inaugural issue of Microbiome, a new peer-reviewed science journal. The stool — a "super-probiotic" called RePOOPulate — was created by Guelph microbiologist Emma Allen-Vercoe to replace human fecal matter used in stool transplants, a known treatment for C....


Latest diarrhea Reference Libraries

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2011-04-15 13:50:01

Clostridium difficile, also known as "CDF/cdf", or "C. diff", is a Gram-positive bacteria of the genus Clostridium that causes severe diarrhea and other intestinal disease when competing bacteria in the gut flora are wiped out by antibiotics. They are anaerobic, spore-forming rods and is the most serious cause of antibiotic-associated diarrhea and potentially to pseudomembranous colitis. C. difficile bacteria naturally resides in the gut of a small percentage of the adult population. Others...

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2011-02-23 20:42:46

Rotavirus is the most common cause of diarrhea among infants and young children and is one of several viruses that cause the stomach flu. It is in the family Reoviridae and is a genus of double-stranded RNA. Most children have been infected by the age of five. Each infection builds on previous immunity and thus subsequent infections are less severe and adults are rarely affected. The fives species of the virus are referred to as A, B, C, D, and E. Type A, which is the most common, causes more...

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2011-02-17 17:29:15

Norovirus is an RNA virus that causes approximately 90% of epidemic non-bacterial outbreaks of gastroenteritis around the world. It may also be responsible for 50% of all foodborne outbreaks of gastroenteritis in the U.S. It can affect people of all ages and is transmitted by food or water that is contaminated, by person-to-person contact, and through aerosolization of the virus and subsequent contamination of surfaces. Immunity is usually incomplete and temporary after infection. People...

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