Foods That Increase Motility in the Small Bowel?

Answer Bowels realize involuntary movements during the digestion process. Many factors can interfere in the normal small bowel motility, including bacterial infections caused by contaminated foods or all... Read More »

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Do flour and starchy foods cause irritable bowel syndrome?

There are many possible causes for irritable bowel syndrome. It has not been proven that starchy foods cause irritable bowel syndrome, but they can contribute to the symptoms. According to Carol Si... Read More »

Will a colonoscopy show the small bowel?

A colonoscopy, a procedure using a long tube with a camera attached, generally covers the large intestine and rectum. However, it can reach up to a small portion of the small bowel (or small intest... Read More »

Small bowel loops found in a fetus?

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Do spicy foods increase metabolism?

Spicy foods bump up heat generation and also temporarily speed up metabolism. Capsaicin, the ingredient that gives chile peppers their potent kick, helps burn more calories immediately after a meal... Read More »