A Woman's Guide to a Healthy Stomach

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HarperCollins Publishers, Dec 1, 2012 - Health & Fitness - 272 pages
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Why do my jeans fit only in the morning?

Why am I always guzzling Pepto-Bismol before a big meeting? Could my PMS cramps mean something serious? Here, finally, are the answers to these questions, and hundreds more, about the nagging stomach problems that plague so many women.

In this reassuring guide, Dr. Jacqueline Wolf, a leading expert in the field of GI health, explains the causes and cures for women’s most common digestive ailments (including bloating, constipation, diarrhea, acid reflux, IBS) and more serious, life-altering conditions like Crohn’s disease and endometriosis.

This candid book deals with these sensitive issues in a down-to-earth way and eradicates the secrecy and shame surrounding these urgent problems once and for all.

A Woman’s Guide to a Healthy Stomach includes: exercise and stress management tips the latest information on probiotics and prebiotics advice on knowing when to consult your doctor and what questions to ask and much more

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Excellent book full of a wealth of inomation on the stomach as well as your digestive system. Very easy to read and understand. Great resources at the end of the book. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Jacqueline L. Wolf, M.D., is a pioneer in the field of gastroenterology and women's health. She is a physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, and is Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Her work has earned her praise as one of the "Top Doctors" by Boston Magazine, as well as listings in Who's Who in America and Best Doctors in America.

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