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Words related to bloat

swelling of the rumen or intestinal tract of domestic animals caused by excessive gas

become bloated or swollen or puff up

make bloated or swollen

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Exercise stimulates the movement of waste, alleviating bloating," says Tim Allerdyce, a chartered physiotherapist and registered osteopath (surreyphysio.
Finally I'd advise that if you have tried some changes but your bloating continues for more than a couple of weeks to get it checked out at your GP.
One waste product of this feeding frenzy is hydrogen gas, which causes flatulence, stomach aches and bloating.
When you feel the bloating is starting, make sure you drink plenty of water and start to take some Dandelion Tincture.
Finally, in each trial, to a high degree of statistical significance, patients taking Diacol tablets reported less nausea, bloating, and vomiting.
Newly-married Krystle Mullin is one woman who has suffered from bloating ever since puberty.
Additionally, between 20-40% of women 35 and older have fibroids which can cause a variety of symptoms, ranging from severe bleeding, bloating and/or pain.
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidelines state that anyone with bloating and other IBS-type symptoms should be tested for it.
Bloating affects most women from time to time, and many accept it as just another fact of life.
A fishery has become the first to veto white bread because it's bloating the fish and Graham Mabey, who owns Greenridge Farm Fishery near Romsey, Hampshire, said: "People were turning up with eight loaves of white bread and leaving whole discarded slices floating on the water.
And if you had a few tipples yesterday, cut down on alcohol today as it unsettles your body sugar, triggering bloating.
But you can try to counter the bloating and sluggish effects of too much eating and drinking if you organise a "pretox" to get your body working properly.
You''ve noticed that you get bloating and gas when you eat a lot of dairy products.
Symptoms: Bloating, wind, severe stomach cramps, migraines and the need to rush to the loo after meals.