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2014-05-28 14:29:39

The JAMA Network Journals In certain patients with abdominal pain after gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy), undergoing an endoscopic procedure involving the bile and pancreatic ducts did not result in fewer days with disability due to pain, compared to a placebo treatment, according to a study in the May 28 issue of JAMA. Post-cholecystectomy pain is a common clinical problem. More than 700,000 patients undergo cholecystectomy each year in the United States, and at least 10 percent...

2014-05-26 11:13:00

UT Southwestern Medical Center A microRNA cluster believed to be important for suppressing colon cancer has been found to play a critical role in wound healing in the intestine, UT Southwestern cancer researchers have found. The findings, first discovered in mice and later reproduced in human cells, could provide a fresh avenue for investigating chronic digestive diseases and for potentially repairing damage in these and other disease or injury settings. "We identified a novel role...

2014-05-20 23:04:40

Rezvera.Com has launched the RezVera natural remedy for colon health and digestion improvement. The product counts Aloe Vera among its ingredients, due to the plant's numerous health benefits confirmed by recent studies. USA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 RezVera is a digestion aid that uses 100% natural ingredients and is introducing Aloe Vera as a result of recent research which has proven its efficiency in reducing IBS symptoms. The plant extract has been extensively used in the cosmetic...

2014-05-19 12:31:13

LONDON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Gastrointestinal Therapeutics in Asia-Pacific Markets to 2019 - Strong Potential for Pipeline Biologics on Account of High Regional Unmet Needhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/gastrointestinal_therapeutics_asia_pacific_markets_2019_strong_potential_pipeline_biologics_account_high_regional_unmet_need.htmlGastrointestinal Therapeutics in Asia-Pacific Markets to 2019 - Strong...

2014-05-18 23:02:33

The Gallstone Elimination Report is the latest program that provides people with natural remedies, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to eliminate their gallstones naturally. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) May 18, 2014 The Gallstone Elimination Report is a new program developed by David Smith, who has many years of experience in the health industry. The program provides people with step-by-step...

2014-05-15 23:09:19

Farshid Rahbar of LA Integrative GI & Nutrition Comments on Study Linking Gut Health to Microbial Diversity Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder that affects a patient’s large intestine, causing symptoms such as abdominal pain, gas, and most commonly, bloating. In the past, IBS was primarily considered to be a psychological condition brought on by stress and anxiety; however, new research has definitively linked IBS to an imbalance of...

2014-05-12 23:05:49

According to a new report from BCC Research the global market for probiotic ingredients, supplements, and foods is expected to grow to $36.7 billion by 2018, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2%. The supplements category, the fastest growing segment, is expected to register a significant CAGR of 11.5% Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, THE PROBIOTICS MARKET: INGREDIENTS, SUPPLEMENTS, FOODS,...

2014-05-12 23:03:06

The global probiotics market is fuelled by the rising popularity of probiotic functional foods and beverages and is estimated to grow at a healthy CAGR of 6% from 2014 to 2019. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/probiotic-market-advanced-technologies-and-global-market-69.html (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 The report “Probiotics Market by Products (Functional Foods, Dietary Supplements, Specialty Nutrients, Animal Feed), Applications (Regular, Therapeutic, Preventive Health Care)...

2014-05-09 20:24:05

DUBLIN, May 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2fxswr/prebiotics_in) has announced the addition of the "Prebiotics In Animal Feed Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 -2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2fxswr/prebiotics_in ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Prebiotics are the non- digestible...

2014-05-08 12:31:20

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j5jhsq/animal_growth) has announced the addition of the "Animal Growth Promoters and Performance Enhancers Market by Segment (Antibiotics, Growth Hormones, Feed Enzymes, Organic Acids, Probiotics and Prebiotics, â-Agonists, Phytogenics), by Animals (Porcine, Poultry, Aquaculture) - Global Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Over the...


Latest Digestive system Reference Libraries

Duodenal Atresia
2013-07-19 15:38:56

Duodenal atresia is a congenital closure of the lumen of the duodenum, which is the first portion of the small intestine and is separated from the stomach by the pyloric sphincter. During fetal development, the duodenum develops from the posterior portion of the foregut and the anterior portion of the midgut. The liver and pancreas originate from the diverticulum arising from the ventral part of the duodenum, and the bile duct runs along the ventral free side of the duodenum. Rotation and...

Liver
2013-04-30 14:18:06

The liver is the organ in charge of processing, neutralizing and excreting certain secretions for the metabolic processes. Formation and Orientation The liver is considered to be both the largest internal organ and the largest gland in the human body. It is situated just below the diaphragm, to the right of the stomach and on top of the gallbladder. There are two ways blood can travel to and from the liver: the hepatic artery and the portal vein. The hepatic artery carries blood solely...

Large Intestine
2013-04-30 14:11:04

The large intestine is the organ that follows the small intestine but is the last part of the digestive tract before the waste leaves the body. Formation and Orientation The small intestine is on average about five feet long. It is composed of four distinct structural parts; the cecum, colon, and anus. The cecum is the part of the large intestine that comes first. It is separated into three parts. The taeniae coli are three bands of smooth muscle. The haustra are bulges caused by...

Esophagus
2013-04-30 13:37:01

The esophagus is the muscular tube that is located between the pharynx and the stomach that aids in digestion during swallowing. Formation and Orientation The esophagus is composed of four separate layers; the mucosa, submucosa, muscularis externa and the adventitia. The mucosa includes the stratified squamous epithelium, lamina propria and muscularis mucosae. The submucosa houses the esophageal glands and connective papillae. The muscularis externa is composed of three sublayers The...

Pharynx
2013-03-05 15:00:19

The pharynx is situated directly after the mouth and nose and lies right before the esophagus. Formation and Orientation The pharynx is divided into three separate sections. The nasopharynx is the first part of the pharynx that lies between the soft palate and the base of the skull. The pharyngeal tonsils are located on the back wall of the nasopharynx. This portion of the pharynx is connected to the middle easr by the Eustachian tubes. The nasopharynx is linked to the nasal cavities...

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