BRAT Diet – What You Should Know

BRAT Diet for Diarrhea

The BRAT diet, short for Bananas, Rice, Apple sauce, and Toast, is a diet for patients with gastrointestinal disorders such as gastroenteritis or diarrhea. There are other variations of the diet which include BRATT that adds tea to the diet and also BRATTY that adds the elements of tea and yogurt. The BRAT Diet usually […]

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Bland Diet to Help With Diarrhea

Cottage Cheese for Bland Diet

A bland diet consists of foods that are generally soft, low in dietary fiber, cooked rather than raw, and not spicy. Fried and fatty foods, strong cheeses, whole grains, and the medications aspirin and ibuprofen are also avoided. Bland diets are often recommended following stomach or intestinal surgery, or for people with ulcers, heartburn, nausea, […]

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How To Treat Diarrhea Quickly

Diarrhea Treatment

Diarrhea is a condition where there an increase number of bowel movements and a change in stool characteristics. Here are some things you should know to treat diarrhea. Some symptoms of diarrhea are loose watery stools, increased bowel movements and abdominal pains or cramps. You can typically tell you have diarrhea because there is a […]

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