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GERD Awareness Week is Nov. 23-29; learn the facts about diet and lifestyle changes that can help reduce GERD symptoms DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Nov.
The Flat Stomach Protocol is a new product created by Steve Smith and is geared towards people who want to enjoy having a flat and firm stomach.
Dr. Feiz's newest patient ambassador credits her weight loss to a realistic mindset LOS ANGELES, Jan.
A brand new article on the site Healthreviewcenter.com introduces 20 foods for an upset stomach. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 The article on
Helicobacter pylori is a bacterium that establishes a life-long stomach infection in humans, which in some cases can lead to duodenal ulcers or stomach cancer.
Only BYSTRICTIN™ contains Bariaxin™, a proprietary complex that utilizes groundbreaking Gastric Fill Technology and a hormone releasing agent to block hunger. New
Though existing research has shown gastric bypass surgery resolves type 2 diabetes, the reason has remained unclear.
Supplement provider offers a variety of bariatric protein supplements. (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Gastric Bypass Supplements, a leader in the vitamin industry
The stomach is the hollow organ that helps along digestion after mastication (chewing). It is the next step after the esophagus and before the small intestines. Formation and Orientation The stomach is composed of four parts. The cardia is the first part of the stomach in the digestive tract. It is the part of the stomach that allows the food to empty from the esophagus. The most northern part of the stomach is the Fundus. This section is the part that creates the curved part of the...
The Gastric Chief Cell (peptic cell or gastric zymogenic cell) is a cell found in the stomach that releases pepsinogen, gastric lipase and Chymosin (an enzyme that clots milk). Pepsinogen is only released when the cell is stimulated by a number of factors, including cholinergic activity and increased acidity in the stomach. The gastric chief cell works in conjunction with the parietal cell, which releases gastric acid, converting pepsinogen into pepsin. The term “chief cell” is...
The Magnificent Star (Luidia magnifica), is a species of starfish in the family Luidiidae. It is found only in the Pacific Ocean on sandy areas of the seabed surrounding Hawaii and the Philippines at a depth of 60 to 440 feet. This starfish can grow quite large, with one specimen found on the Pearl and Hermes Atoll, Hawaii, measuring 33 inches in diameter. It usually has ten long, tapering arms with pointed tips, but will sometimes have 11 arms. One or more of these arms may regenerate...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.