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What Causes Bloating, Bad Gas and other Digestive Problems and What to Avoid to Stop Farting

Why Sugar Alcohols Cause Gas, Bloating and Diarrhea

As the epidemic of obesity and other disorders of excess sugar consumption have taken their toll, consumers have looked for ways to lower their calorie intake. Food manufacturers have taken notice and many have turned to alternative sweeteners for their products. Sugar alcohols, like sorbitol, maltitol, xylitol and est sugar alcohol , emerged with the […]

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Coffee and Digestion: 8 Digestive Problems with Coffee

After doing the research for this post I gave up coffee. I’m done with it. I took the last I had to work as an offering to the caffeine addicts there and replaced it with this caffeine-free yet coffee-tasting substitute. It was actually easier than I’d expected. Giving up their daily caffeine fix is a […]

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Is Soda Acidic? — How Cola Impacts Digestive Health

How did so many of us come to be pouring highly acidic cola down our throats over and over again each day? And what kind of negative effects are these acid drinks having on your teeth, stomach, digestive system and long term health? Ahead is the pH level of soda and just how acidic Coke […]

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14 Vegetables That Cause Gas and Less Gassy Alternatives

Vegetables are an important part of a healthy diet. Regular intake is associated with a lower risk of many serious conditions and they provide a wide range of nutritional benefits. Unfortunately eating too much of certain vegetables can also cause bad gas and other digestive issues like belly bloat, intestinal cramps and even diarrhea. If […]

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Lactose Sensitivity: Why Milk Makes You Fart and How to Stop It

Lactose sensitivity is a very common cause of digestive problems, such as bloating, intestinal cramps and excessive gas. A person who is sensitive to the sugar in milk will often experience gastrointestinal issues soon after consuming dairy products, or one of the many other hidden sources of milk sugar. Ahead is what causes lactose sensitivity […]

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12 Fruits That Cause Gas & Non Gassy Alternatives

Healthy fruits taste great and provide valuable antioxidants, minerals, vitamins and other nutrients. Unfortunately, certain fruits eaten in excess can also be a hidden cause of gas, bloating, stomach ache and intestinal cramps for many people. If you are experiencing digestive problems and are wondering whether a certain type of fruit could be the culprit, […]

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Why Beans Make You Fart & What to Do About It

Most people know that beans like pinto beans, black beans, navy beans and baked beans make you fart. But just why do these popular legumes make your body so gassy? Also, if you still choose to eat beans, which are quite a healthy and high fiber food, how can you greatly minimize the amount of […]

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Gluten Sensitivity: Why Wheat Causes Bloating and Gas

Here’s why high gluten foods, like wheat bread, breakfast cereal and pasta, can irritate your intestinal lining and are causing digestive problems for a growing number of people. Following this is a list of foods that contain the most gluten and a corresponding list of gluten-free alternatives, including grain based foods. Also ahead, how to […]

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Healthy Soda Alternatives You Can Make at Home

Just quitting soda cold turkey is a lot harder than finding a healthier drink to replace it with. To make withdrawal easier an effective cola substitute should be similar enough in taste, while cutting out the unhealthy and addictive ingredients like sugar, phosphoric acid and caffeine. It sounds like a tall order but it is […]

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How Soda Hurts Digestion and Breeds Bad Bacteria

How did so many of us come to be pouring a bizarre mixture of highly acidic phosphoric acid, addictive caffeine and fattening high fructose corn syrup down our throats each day? Aside from the many well-known risks associated with drinking soda, just what kind of effect is this acidic beverage having on your digestive system? […]

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