1. J

    Medium-sized rashlike mark on stomach?

    Hello, I am new to this forum, but about a week ago my mom developed a red mark on her stomach that has since grown in size to about 1 or 2 inches in diameter and appears a bit dried out. I have attached a picture. She is thinking it is a fungal infection. Any ideas? She has been putting...
  2. kind2creatures

    Hydrochloric Acid - God's Natural Antiseptic

    Information about natural hydrochloric acid and the use of antacids...
  3. J

    possible gall bladder issues

    I have been having severe pain in my left side for a few days now, accompanied by diarreah...Last night, I had terrible nausea when I even looked at dinner (beef and noodles) didnt eat... Still pain this morning, no appetite (which in my case is a good thing) and stomach is still rolling... the...
  4. L

    Do they have a "all" everything

    I reach in the cupboard and get 12 bottles of vitamins and some people reach in the cupboard and get 20 bottles of herbs. Then when I take my 12+ pills I get an upset stomach. People say to take this and that and if I took all that was recommended I would not have room for meals. I feel you need...
  5. kind2creatures

    Glutamine for Gastrointestinal Strength and Protection

    I still have an old bottle of L-Glutamine on the shelf, used to use it to curb cravings for sweets and carbs. Here's an article telling how it supports and protects the gastrointestinal tract...
  6. L

    Stomach/Small Intestine? Problems - Please help

    2 days ago I had some intense stomach and perhaps lower intestine problems. Alot of cramping/burning pain and even nausea in my lower stomach/perhaps in my small intestine area. The pain was mainly around my belly button (below and above it). I didn't throw up, but I felt close to it. It...
  7. L

    Stomach Problems

    I've been having a stomach problem this past weekend. And I usually have stomach problems several times throughout the year. I woke Sat. with a really upset stomach. It was that feeling you have where your stomach is in knots, the feeling you get before you throw up. I figured I got a...
  8. O

    I think I have acid reflux.

    I've had these symptoms since Halloween of 2010. My symptoms: -Chronic post-nasal drip -Chronic throat clearing, chronic sore throat -Indigestion I've seen an allergist and got tested -- I didn't come up positive for anything. I was prescribed several steroids and a week's worth of...
  9. kind2creatures

    Late Summer & the Spleen and Stomach

    Late Summer and the Spleen/Stomach Late Summer is considered the "dog day afternoons" when in late August and "Indian Summer" are hotter and damper days rich in humidity and a feeling of heaviness in the air. This often parallels the way our bodies feel during this period. Dampness is...
  10. cyber-junkie

    Benefits from active Manuka Honey

    What are the benefits from active Manuka Honey? I have had stomach problems for years, infections and the like, I was speaking with someone locally and she said active Manuka Honey can help may things including the stomach, just eat a tsp a day, would you take it? can you put it in a...
  11. lambyoung


    Hi Everyone, This is my first day here on the forum. I came here because I am looking for ideas on treating stomach ulcers naturally (I don't have H pylori, and never have. The ulcer came from use of ibuprofen). I am currently weaning myself off of famotidine (Pepcid AC) because I am concerned...
  12. cyber-junkie

    Baking soda daily...ok or bad?

    I have been reading different articles for some time about the benifits of baking soda (sodium bicarb) and have weened my self daily "tums" type antacids (which I think is good) by using baking soda, I probably use about a tsp daily (I take approx. 1/4 tsp a few times a day). I monitor my...
  13. L

    Stomach Problems

    I've had stomach problems for about 4 year and very bad stomach problems for the last 4 months. I had a camera stuck down my throat and they took a biopsy and everything was OK. I have had really bad bloating for a month and then it went away, well I have just a plain bad stomach. I have big...
  14. R

    size loss v. weight loss

    Hi all, I'm a newbie here, from the UK and have a question. Five years ago, I was slim and toned. It happened by 'accident'; I was walking a 10 mile hike once a week for the previous year and the muscles just got toned! Then life got in the way and I stopped the hike. Instead, I spent much of...
  15. L

    Why Aren't Probiotics Killed in Your Stomach (acid)

    Are alot of good bacteria killed when you eat them (in the form of probiotics) by your stomach acid? If not, why not?
  16. cyber-junkie

    Get the Gut right?

    Hi How do you get the gut right? I am a 50 yr. old, moderate health problems but from the time I was in my teens have had a swollen looking belly, I have had lot's of antibiotics over lot's of years, (for every little sneeze) and have just begun taking some digestive enzymes (digest gold) a...
  17. K

    Stomach acid pills alert!

    Do you take drugs for stomach acid? If so, they may be causing a severe magnesium deficiecy which could result in heart and nervous system problems
  18. L

    Can You Really Change the Acidity of Your Body?

    just playing the devil's advocate on an article i found.... "Dr. Gabe Mirkin, associate clinical professor of pediatrics at Georgetown University School of Medicine, goes further, stating that anyone who claims...
  19. L

    Antacids okay with MMS?

    Hi, Is it okay to take antacid or even use less citric acid with MMS? Or would it work just as well to back off to a lower dose? My acid stomach has been so bad it's hard not to throw the MMS back up, and that's not something I normally ever have. This is at 8 drops, and the citric acid is...