Digestive Problems are some of the most commonplace medical problems effecting Canadians today. Whether it be Constipation, Crohn’s Disease, Indigestion, IBS, Ulcerative Colitis or Heartburn, one consultation with Dr. Angela Hunt will set you one the path to naturally remedying your specific digestive concerns!
Constipation refers to bowel movements that are difficult to pass, infrequent bowel movements or the sensation of incomplete bowel evacuations. Constipation is a symptom, and because of that, might have many causes. Some of the causes that are most common include dietary issues, hormonal disorders and side effects of medications. One major way to treat constipation is through a dietary change. Use our FREE Consultation with Dr. Angela Hunt to find out what is the cause of your constipation today, and whether naturopathy is the correct treatment for your constipation!
Crohn's Disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that may effect any part of the gastrointestinal tract from mouth to anus. The symptoms of Crohn's Disease mainly consists of abdominal pain, diarrhea, vomiting or weight loss. While there is no known cure through pharmacudicals or surgery for Crohn's disease, there are ways to control and reduce symptoms via dietary and lifestyle changes. Use our FREE Consultation with Dr. Angela Hunt to find out what you can do to treat your Crohn's Disease.
Indigestion refers to a condition of impaired digestion. The main symptoms of indigestion include: upper abdomen pain, feeling full in the middle of a meal, bloating, belching, nausea and heartburn. Treatments for Indigestion via Naturopathy include Herbal Products, like peppermint and caraway. Find out more about herbal remedies by using our FREE Consultation with Dr. Hunt!
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a symptom based diagnosis that includes: chronic abdominal pain, discomfort, bloating and a general alteration of bowel habits. There is currently no known organic cause, or cure. However, there are ways to treatments that can relieve the symptoms, through dietary adjustments, and psychological interventions.
Ulcerative Colitis is a form of inflammatory bowel disease, who's main symptom is diarrhea mixed with blood. Ulcerative Colitis is a often confused with IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), which is a much less serious condition. Treatments include dietary treatments, such as dietary fiber, fish oil and herbal medications. Contact Dr. Hunt to see if these treatments are right for you!
Heartburn is a very common condition for many Canadians. Heartburn is a burning sensation in the chest, and may radiate to the neck, throat, or the central abdomen. Heartburn is usually associated with the regurgitation of gastric acid.