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10 fibre sources for Diverticulitis

The term Diverticular disease covers both diverticulosis and diverticulitis. Diverticulosis is the formation of sacs in the bowel wall due to herniation. Diverticulitis is when the diverticular (or the sacs) become infected, causing inflammation, and even perforation of the bowel wall. The symptoms linked with this vary, but include excessive flatulence, bloating, nausea, abdominal pain,…

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Gallstone symptoms to watch out for

The gallbladder is a small organ that sits underneath the liver, storing bile to help process fats. When the gallbladder gets clogged, however, little pebble-like formations appear made up of cholesterol, bile and other pigments, called gallstones. They range from size and colour, and can be completely asymptomatic for 60-80% of people. However, when there…