Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal

Understanding Microscopic Colitis
Price: $27.95 USD. Words: 74,930. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
This book is based on new and additional information that was not available when the first book about Microscopic Colitis was published. It expands on information that was presented in the first book to provide new insight into successful treatment methods. It is written with the understanding that the reader has already read the information in the first book.
Esophageal Varices, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Esophageal Varices, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Esophageal varices are very swollen sub-mucosal veins in the lower third of the esophagus, an effect of portal hypertension with tendency to bleed readily Symptoms Hematemesis Melena Diagnosis: Endoscopy to detect varices Treatment: Stop bleeding Blood transfusion Variceal ligation Sclerotherapy Vasoactive agents
Portal Hypertension, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Portal Hypertension, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Portal hypertension is the presence of abnormal high blood pressure (12 mm Hg or more) in the hepatic portal vein. Portal hypertension occurs from combined higher portal venous inflow and higher portal resistance Diagnosis: CT,MRI scans Portal measurements Treatment: Beta blockers ± nitrate Shunt Liver transplant
Meckel Diverticulum, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Meckel Diverticulum, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Meckel diverticulum is a small pouch on the wall of lower part of the small intestine that occurs at birth Meckel diverticulum is tissue left over from the baby's digestive tract Symptoms 1.Pain in the abdomen that can be mild or severe 2.Blood in the stool The patient may need surgical removal if bleeding.
Hemorrhoids (Piles), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hemorrhoids, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions Hemorrhoids or piles are distended veins inside the anus which are swollen and inflamed Cause: Straining to pass the stool Sitting for long periods Aging Chronic constipation Symptoms: Painless anal bleeding Painful anal swelling Diagnosis: Anal exam Colonoscopy Treatment: Suppository or cream Tub baths Removal of piles
Peptic Ulcer Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Peptic Ulcer Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Peptic ulcer is an open sore or raw area in the lining of the stomach or duodenum Causes: Helicobacter pylori Excess acidic gastric juice Symptoms: Upper abdominal pain Bloating Indigestion Diagnosis: Gastroscopy H. pylori test Treatment: Antacid Proton pump inhibitor Anticholinergic Antibiotics for H.pylori
Hepatic Fibrosis, (Liver Cirrhosis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hepatic Fibrosis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hepatitis fibrosis is a better term to describe the scar tissue and nodule that replace liver tissue and disrupt liver function than Cirrhosis (Greek kirrhós mean yellowish) Causes: Alcoholism Fatty liver disease Hepatitis Diagnosis: Enlarged liver Poor liver function Biopsy Treatment: No cure, only liver transplant
Fix Gluten Sensitivity and Heal your Gut: Improve Overall Health and Multiple Issues
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification
Instead of living "gluten free", fix your problem & be free to enjoy breads, etc. Includes all you need to know to understand the problem along with a simple and comprehensive 60 day program to fix it. My research led to discovering the likely root cause, which turns out to likely create many other health issues and conditions. Luckily my program may help with those & improve your health overall.
Celiac Disease: Real Life Nutrition Strategies to Improve Symptoms and Heal Your Gut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
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Get real-life solutions for how to change your nutrition choices to improve your symptoms and heal your gut from nutritionist and health coach Alexia Lewis. Learn about being successful on a gluten-free diet and common nutrition deficiencies for those with celiac disease/on a gluten-free diet. This will be useful for those with celiac disease or a wheat/gluten allergy or intolerance.
Anal Abscess And Fistula, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anal Abscess and Fistula, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases An anal abscess is an infected cavity filled with pus near the anus Anal fistula is the tunnel that forms and connects to an abscess Causes Abscess:aerobic and anaerobic bacteria Anal fistula:tract in abscess that burst Symptoms: Swelling Pain Pus discharge MRI Treatment: Abscess:drainage Fistula:fistulotomy
Anal Fissure, (Break in the Anus) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anal Fissure, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions An anal fissure is a small split or tear in the thin mucosa lining the anus Causes: Passage of a hard stool Prolonged diarrhea Occurs in women after childbirth Symptoms: Painful bowel movements Bleeding Diagnosis: Tear in the anus Treatment: Anesthetic or GT cream Steroid cream Wash anus with warm water Botox inj Surgery
Volvulus, (Twisted Intestines) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Volvulus (Twisted Intestines), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Volvulus is the complete twisting of the bowels around the mesentery attachment site supporting the bowels With the twisting the intestinal lumen may become blocked Causes: Hirschsprung disease Megacolon Diagnosis: Abdominal pain & distension Vomiting CT scan Treatment: Surgical repair of volvulus
Rectocele, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Rectocele, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions A rectocele is a bulge of the front wall of the rectum into the back wall of the vagina, forming after the wall is damaged during a vaginal delivery Signs/diagnosis: A bulge of tissue protruding through the vaginal opening Constipation Treatment is: Surgery to repair weakness Vaginal pessary Kegel exercises Stool softeners
Living Well Without a Gallbladder
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
This book is for anyone experiencing problems after gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy). You will learn valuable information about this condition, including natural treatments, medications, recommended diet, potentially helpful procedures, how to obtain a diagnosis and best ways to cope with your symptoms.
Jaundice, (Hyperbilirubinemia) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Jaundice, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Jaundice is the yellow color of the skin, mucus membranes or eyes when the serum bilirubin is over 35 μmol/L. Bilirubin is created from the breakdown of hemoglobin. Diagnosis: Yellow skin and eyes Pale stools Tea colored urine High blood bilirubin Treatment: Blood transfusion Vitamins B Treat infections surgery for blockage
Loss of Appetite, (Anorexia) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
This book describes Loss of Appetite, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Loss of appetite is a symptom of a person eating less than what he or she normally takes. Causes: Cancer Chronic liver and kidney disease Heart failure Diagnosis: Weight loss, dyspepsia, dysphagia Psychiatric tests Endoscopy for reflux Treatment: Medicines Nutritional supplements Gentle exercise for muscle loss
Aerophagia, (Swallowing of Air) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Aerophagia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Aerophagia is the excessive air swallowing which goes into the stomach and passes out with a belch. Causes: Eating too quickly Chewing gum Smoking High CPAP air pressure Wearing loose dentures Diagnosis is by: Bloating Intestinal Gas on X-ray Treatment is by: Eating slowly Swallowing entirely No smoking or talking fast
Achalasia, (Swallowing Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Achalasia (Swallowing Disorder), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Achalasia is a swallowing disorder of motility of the lower esophageal sphincter There is reduced peristalsis and sphincter inability to relax. Symptoms: Dysphagia Regurgitation Diagnosis is by: Dilated esophagus on X-ray Manometry Treatment is by: Nitrates or botox Surgery to enlarge sphincter.
Hirschsprung’s Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hirschsprung’s Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Hirschsprung’s disease is a congenital disorder causing large intestine blockage. Poor muscle movement in the bowel is due to the absence of parasympathetic ganglion cells. Diagnosis is by: Constipation Abdominal X-ray Rectal biopsy Treatment is by: Serial rectal irrigation abnormal colon is removed
Intestinal Motility Disorder, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Intestinal Motility Disorder, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Intestinal motility disorders are a group of intestinal disorders caused by the neuromuscular dysfunction of the intestine. Diagnosis is by: Swallowing and gastroparesis problems Constipation Irritable Bowels Treatment is by: Diet and Fiber Abdominal massage Exercise Prokinetics medicine Relaxation