Digestive Health

Not Just Another Tummy Ache – 8 Signs of Appendicitis

Child With Stomach Ache

When is a tummy ache a minor ailment or something more serious? Our appendix serves no vital purpose, but the small, narrow pouch that sits next to the large intestine can still cause problems. An obstruction caused by food waste or even a gastrointestinal infection can cause the inflammation that leads to appendicitis. Appendicitis occurs when the inflamed appendix swells ... Read More »