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Eating nuts, corn, or popcorn isn't associated with increased risk of diverticulosis in men, U.S. researchers said. One-third of the U.S. population will develop diverticulosis by the age of 60 years and two-thirds will do so by the age of 85 years, the researchers said.
Painful bowel disease does not originate from eating seeds, nuts, corn and popcorn, despite popular opinion.
DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I have asked you in the past a question about diverticulosis but haven't seen an answer. I will ask again. What foods are not good to eat when you have diverticulosis? I was told that certain seeds, nuts and popcorn should not be eaten.
By Hinojosa, Marcelo W Konyalian, Viken R; Murrell, Zuri A; Varela, J Esteban; Stamos, Michael J; Nguyen, Ninh T Few studies have compared outcomes of right colectomy (RC) and left colectomy (LC) with respect to both benign and malignant disease.
By Patel, Vijaykumar G Rao, Arundathi; Williams, Reginald; Srinivasan, Radha; Et al Acute epiploic appendagitis (EA) is a rare and often misdiagnosed cause of acute abdominal pain.
By Ginsberg, David A Phillips, Sidney F; Wallace, Joyce; Josephson, Karen L Constipation is common in the elderly because of age-related physiologic changes and polypharmacy. Secondary constipation is treated by correcting underlying pathology or reducing predisposing factors.