bowel disorders

New probiotic can treat irritable bowels

February 1st, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 1 (IANS) Probiotics - bugs thought to be healthy for the host organism - found in yogurt have shown promise in combating bowel disorders, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, scientists ... Read more...

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Scientists uncover new therapeutic target for bowel disease

December 9th, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): University of Edinburgh researchers have identified a potential therapeutic target that may hold a key to new therapies for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).They believe a chemical messenger ... Read more...

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Bladder disorders may change brain activity

July 24th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): New study on mice has revealed that the urge to urinate frequently changes brain activity, say researchers. Experts at the Children''s Hospital of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania say that ... Read more...

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