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Heartburn Drugs – Can They Break Your Hip?

By: Bel Marra Health | Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 10:18 AM

Hip fractures are serious injuries that can result in permanent functional impairment, admission into nursing homes and an increased risk of death. Approximately 300,000 Americans suffer from hip fractures every year and 225,000 (or three-quarters) of hip fracture victims are… Read More

Foods That Won’t Cause Heartburn

By: Dr. Victor Marchione | Friday, November 30, 2012 - 02:50 PM

Approximately one third of adults suffer from heartburn and if you’re one of them you know how uncomfortable it can be when you eat a food that triggers an attack.  Making careful food choices is important if you want to… Read More


How to Know if You Have Hemorrhoids.

By: Bel Marra Health | Monday, April 16, 2012 - 03:25 AM
colon health

Constipated and wished you had better digestion?  There are several signs regarding colon health that everyone needs to be aware of, especially when it concerns regular bowel movement.  Hemorrhoids are common structures in the anal canal that assist in the… Read More

Do You Know Your Chances? Digestive Disease

By: Bel Marra Health | Friday, March 16, 2012 - 10:30 PM
Digestive Disease

People that suffer from digestive issues, including stomach problems, know just how embarrassing and disruptive these episodes can be. Digestive disorders are very common in Canada, with over 20 million Canadian suffering from digestive problems each year. Suffering from stomach Read More

The Boom in Probiotics

By: Bel Marra Health | Wednesday, March 07, 2012 - 02:43 AM
Boom in Probiotics

Probiotics are beneficial bacteria that usually inhabit the digestive tract. They can easily become depleted from things such as antibiotic use, antibacterial hand soap, chlorinated drinking water, overuse of harsh cleaning chemicals and overconsumption of sugar and refined foods. A… Read More

Your Best Defense Against the “D” Word

By: Bel Marra Health | Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 12:58 AM

The “D” word stands for diarrhea and surely it needs no introduction. In the second of my series on probiotics, I explore how these friendly bacteria can do wonders “down there” and help quell a case of the “D” word.… Read More