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Gastrointestinal health Archive

7 Foods that Cause Gas and Bloating

The release of gases in a healthy person occurs on average 5-15 times a day. But it happens that the number of such episodes increases or the gases acquire a sharp, unpleasant odor. Excessive gas formation is most often associated with nutrition. Knowing the foods that cause such an effect helps to correct the situation.

How the Stool Test Uncovers Health Issues

What is the GI MAP Stool Test? The GI-MAP™ (GastroIntestinal-Microbial Assay Plus) test is the first comprehensive stool analysis to include an FDA-approved DNA/PCR assay for GI pathogens performed on stool. The pathogen targets include bacteria, parasites, and another first for the market, viruses! Using the same molecular technology, the assays for microbes are also