it's important to point out the difference between diverticulosis and diverticulitis.
Diverticulosis is the formation of pouches or pockets in the colon wall. When
these pouches get inflamed, that is diverticulitis, and it needs a doctor's
has led researchers to look at changing the bacteria that resides in the gut as a way of helping people suffering with
diverticulosis. There is some research
that probiotics, live
microorganisms that are beneficial to health, can delay the return of symptoms.
So including foods with probiotics may be helpful such as kefir, yogurt and
yogurt drinks. Ask your gastrointestinal
doctor if he or she recommends a probiotic supplement. For more on probiotics see this article http://www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/tc/probiotics-topic-overview Good luck!
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