Thursday, March 29, 2007

Today's Fitness Tip: Ulcer Problem

Researchers now know that H. pylori bacteria are responsible for large
numbers of peptic ulcers. Other causes include chronic aspirin use
and the use of certain drugs that irritate the lining of the stomach
and intestines. If you think you might have an ulcer, talk to your
doctor. A simple blood test can determine if you have H. pylori.
Antibiotics can treat an H. Pylori infection.