Questions tagged [stomach]

Questions concerning the organ, part of digestive system which has role in protein digestion.

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Are stomach noises (without additional symptoms) a cause for worry?

For example, should I try to find a diet that does not cause these noises? Maybe the sounds are indication of non-optimal food combinations that has an impact on dietary value? According to 1,2 (and ...
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Why not induce vomiting after accidental pills intake?

I've read that one should not induce vomiting after an overdose of pills. The only reasonable explanation I found is that caustic substances may damage the esophagus (does not apply here) the vomit ...
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Morning nausea after Chemo

I am 22, and my mom is 59. So, my mom got diagnosed with breast cancer back in 2005, and took radiation and chemotherapy in late 2005/2006. Anyway, she's doing well now except for red-green color ...
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Probiotic: capsule or powder?

What form of probiotic has the greatest health benefit- Capsule or powder? I have searched for it but the results talk about everything on probiotics except my question! (A snapshot of my endeavors) ...
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Sleeping on stomach - why are people naturally drawn to it if it's bad?

Why are some adults and children naturally drawn to sleeping on their stomachs if it's not a good sleep position (according to many articles)? I understand it's not good for babies because of the ...
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Why my hands are thin and stomach has a lot of fat [closed]

Even though I eat a lot food, my hands are very thin but I have a pot-belly. I eat 3/4 KG of rice daily which is more than normal but I still don't gain weight in my hands. What could be the cause ...
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How long does it take to start losing belly fat [closed]

I jog about 30 minutes 5 days each week and was wondering how long it will take to start losing belly fat, like timewise. Is there a specific formula or something that i can use for jogging? Thanks
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Is stomach acid an emulsion?

It occurred to me that oils float on water, and the stomach is always full of aqueous solution. The stomach empties at the bottom, meaning that oils would only ever pass out of the stomach when it is ...