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Oregano Can Reduce Inflammation

Oregano Can Reduce Inflammation Oil of oregano has been touted as a cure-all, capable of treating conditions ranging from diarrhea to rheumatism. Various sources have lauded its supposed capability to relieve intestinal gas, sore throat, sinusitis, breathing problems, dandruff, diaper rash, bee stings, and venomous bites. Ex... Read More

Some Colon Cancers May Be Caused by Diarrheal Bacteria

Some Colon Cancers May Be Caused by Diarrheal Bacteria Bacteria that cause diarrhea may also be the cause of some colon cancers, according to research from John Hopkins University. The investigators believe that strains of the common Bacteroides fragilis (ETBF) trick immune systems cells into allowing runaway colon tissue inflammation - a precurso... Read More

What is Gastroenterology?

What is Gastroenterology? Video: Dr. Jonathan Cohen of the Concorde Medical Group discusses Gastroenterology. Gastroenterology is a specialized field of medicine that focuses on the digestive tract - from the mouth to the anus. Gastroenterolgy studies the functioning and disorders of the esophagus, stomach and intesti... Read More

Remedy or Rip Off ? Hi-Colonics

Remedy or Rip Off ? Hi-Colonics The topic of this week's remedy or ripoff might be a little icky. Were taking a close but not that close.look at high colonics. What are they for, and do they work? For some reason, maybe coincidence, we've had a lot of inquiries lately as to whether high colonics--were talking about enemas--... Read More

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