September 19, 2011

causes of flatulenceGases, flatulence and meteorism (known in medical circles also as tympanites) are very common health conditions which we all suffer from quite regularly. They catch us in our babyhood, and follow for the most of our life. We all know that process of food digestion is connected with releasing certain gases (hydrogen, methane, carbon dioxide and others), and abnormal conditions like meteorism and flatulence are linked to accumulation of such gases in our digestive system. These health conditions cause a lot of discomfort or abdominal pains, and also they can be a reason of more serious digestive disorders. Read the rest of this entry »