- Q Is excessive belching a side effect of gall bladder removal?
Dr. Bill Salt, GastroenterologyBelching, or burping air from the mouth is not a potential direct side effect of gall bladder surgery but could be indirectly related. Belching is caused by swallowing air, most commonly subconsciously. In other words, the person isn't aware of doing... Full Answer
- Q What are digestive enzymes?
Dr. Lindsey Duncan, Nutrition & DieteticsThe health of every cell, tissue and organ in your body depends on healthy digestion and the absorption of nutrients from your food -- this process is essential for life and made possible through digestive enzymes. Digestive enzymes make the... Full Answer
- Q How does good digestion affect my immune system?
Pamela Miles, Integrative MedicineMaintaining good digestion supports strong immunity. According to Ayurveda, the traditional medicine of the subcontinent of India, undigested food creates toxins that contribute to disease. Equal squirts (to taste) of ginger and fennel tinctures... Full Answer