"Abdominal bloating is a frequent and bothersome but poorly understood clinical problem"
It's not a subject for dinner table conversation but about 15-30 percent of the population experiences it, it can be very painful, and it's just beginning to get the respect it deserves in the research arena. Read more [...]
Two medical practitioners/researchers, Dr. Bested and Alan Logan, with a long history of involvement in chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), have written a series of three review papers suggesting gut flora and gut issues impact the fatigue, pain and mood issues present in ME/CFS and fibromyalgia. Read more [...]
Dysbiosis - The condition that results when the natural flora of the gut are thrown out of balance
The gut has not received alot of research in either fibromyalgia or chronic fatigue syndrome but it's becoming more and more clear that the gut is a player and the only question is how big of a role Read more [...]