Gastroenterology Associates of Columbus on Bloating and Gas
Join Dr. Ricky Johnston and Dr. William Gillespie from Gastroenterology Associates of Columbus and Starkville as they sit down with our host, Isaac Williams, to discuss a common gastrointestinal issue—gas. The common symptoms are bloating, pain, and burping, and can be caused by factors like gas, bacteria, diet, and specific medical conditions. The conversation explores concerns, alarming symptoms, and various conditions such as celiac sprue, lactose intolerance, and bacterial overgrowth. Dietary triggers like dairy and sugar substitutes are discussed, along with suggested medications like simethicone or Gas-X. If you’re grappling with persistent symptoms, the doctors recommend testing for lactose intolerance or bacterial overgrowth. Tune in now to enhance your understanding!
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