MAGAZINE: Digestive health clinic with Dr Pixie McKenna

Dr Pixie McKenna explains digestive issues such as bloating and trapped wind and gives advice on how to manage these conditions.

Digestive health.
Digestive health.

Digestive health issues affect millions of us every day; in fact, new research shows that two thirds of us have suffered from bloating and or trapped wind, with around 60% saying it affects them at least once a week.

The symptoms associated with digestive health problems can be annoying, uncomfortable, painful and worrying for those suffering from them, while more than half say they feel embarrassed about the symptoms.

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Less than 30% say they would visit a doctor because of them, despite the fact for many they can have a big impact on their life.

Digestive health.

However, bloating and trapped wind are often triggered by food and lifestyle choices and in many cases can be corrected with some simple changes.

So if you suffer from digestive health issues then watch Dr Pixie McKenna discuss the causes, myths and ins and outs of bloating and trapped wind, giving advice on how to manage these symptoms as well as answering many of the most commonly asked questions.