How Traditional Chinese Medicine Views and Treats Peptic Ulcer

Peptic ulcers are western medical terminology to describe the open sores that develop on the inside lining of your stomach (Gastric ulcers) and the upper portion of your small intestine (Duodenal ulcers ). In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), they are categorized as “stomach ache” or “epigastric pain” according to the nature of their symptoms. … […]

Nutritional Care in Peptic Ulcer

Nathália Dalcin Vomero and Elisângela Colpo Peptic ulcer is a lesion of the mucosal lining of the upper gastrointestinal tract characterized by an imbalance between aggressive and protective factors of the mucosa, having H. pylori as the main etiologic factor. Dietotherapy is important in the prevention and treatment of this disease. … Dietotherapy, as well […]