Tag: Digestion

preventing food poisoning December 5, 2017

How to avoid food poisoning this holiday season

The most common calls to the Tennessee Poison Center this time of year involve food poisoning concerns.

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Digestive Prevention

Thanksgiving tips November 21, 2017

10 tips to safely prepare this year’s Thanksgiving meal

Don’t let your favorite food holiday end with illness. Find out how to prepare and store your meal properly.

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Digestive Prevention

unhealthy health foods September 13, 2017

5 ‘health foods’ that might not be as healthy as you think

Is your 'health food' unhealthy? Watch out for five traps with these foods.

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Nutrition Weight Management

GERD June 1, 2017

Is it just heartburn or is it GERD?

Obesity rates are high in the South, and being overweight is a leading cause of GERD.

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Digestive

March 22, 2017

Tips to help your child find constipation relief

How to keep things moving when your child is constipated.

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Children Digestive Infants & Toddlers Nutrition

gluten free March 15, 2017

Gluten sensitivity or celiac disease: How to know the difference

Gluten-free is not a weight-loss solution. Here's what it treats and how.

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Allergies Nutrition

what is norovirus February 13, 2017

Norovirus spreads easily — here’s what you need to know

Just a few viral particles on food or surfaces can cause illness.

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Digestive Prevention

zinc September 28, 2016

Too much zinc in diet may worsen C. diff infection

Vanderbilt study raises concerns about multivitamin supplements.

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Digestive Prevention

June 23, 2016

Don’t let travel tummy ruin your vacation

Prevent the dreaded diarrhea, constipation, heartburn and nausea that can tank your trip

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Digestive