Gastroparesis is a delayed gastric emptying disorder that can cause mild to severe symptoms. This disease interferes with the natural contractions which move food down into the small intestine for digestion.
If you are caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia, it can be easy to lose sight of your own health and happiness, since these diseases tend to be so demanding and often at all hours of the night and day.
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder that is often overlooked or undiagnosed. It affects the large intestine (colon) and commonly causes cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, gas, constipation and diarrhea.