By Dr. Gourdas Choudhari, Director & HOD, Gastroenterology & Hepatobilliary Sciences at Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon
According to Dr. Avnish Seth, Director, Gastroenterology at Fortis Memorial Research Institute- “For the World Hepatitis Day 2018, with the theme of “Eliminate Hepatitis” the WHO has already redefined their mission.
Here are 10 things you must know for a healthy liver.
Lactose is the sugar naturally found in all kinds of milk, including human milk. It can also be used as an ingredient in some foods. After eating dairy products that contain this sugar, lactase a digestive enzyme of the small intestine.
Most digestion and absorption of nutrients occurs in small intestine. A hydrogen breath test provides information about the digestion of certain sugars or carbohydrates, such as milk sugar (lactose) or fruit sugar (fructose).
We all have gas in our intestinal tract. Gas can contribute to a sense of bloating or fullness, belching, cramps, and flatulence. The amount of gas produced by the body depends upon your diet and other individual factors. However, most people who complain of excessive gas do not produce more gas than the average person instead, they are more aware of normal amounts of gas. Read more to know the reasons for burping, excessive gas and kidney diseases causes.