As a general rule, the term dietary “fiber” pertains to the non-digestible portion of plant-based carbohydrates. High-fiber foods include fruits,..
Bloating and abdominal distention are common symptoms in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and other GI disorders. The terms bloating
Digestive conditions can be incredibly difficult to manage and can require a multidisciplinary team. Psychogastroenterology is an emerging field that focuses on..
Many people often tell me that they are avoiding a certain food (or an entire food group, or multiple food groups). I often wonder, “why be so restrictive with your..
EPICURED CLINICAL NETWORK MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Erica Ilton is a registered dietitian nutritionist with a private practice in New York City. She is also the lead dietitian at FODMAP Everyday, an..
Edward Barbarito's journey as a gastroenterologist started well before it was time to even choose his medical specialty. He developed Ulcerative Colitis (or UC, a type of Inflammatory Bowel..