• Gas pains
    Belching or passing gas clears gas from the digestive tract, but when gas is stuck it causes abdominal pain.
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
    Irritable bowel syndrome is a common condition that causes painful spasms and cramping in the large intestine.
  • Gastritis
    Gastritis is an inflammation of the stomach lining, causes stomach upset, irritation, and pain.
  • Constipation (child)
    Constipation is having less than three bowel movements a week, causing hard stools, abdominal pain and more.
  • Constipation (adult)
    Constipation is having less than three bowel movements a week, causing hard stools, abdominal pain and more.
    To do: Eat fiber-rich whole foods (raw or cooked).  Exercise and massage tummy with coconut oil and peppermint oil.
    Insert a suppository with coconut oil for bed-ridden seniors who are taking many kinds of medications.
  • Gastroenteritis
    Gastroenteritis is inflammation of the stomach and intestine that causes diarrhea and vomiting.
  • Indigestion
    Indigestion is pain and burning in the upper abdomen, an feeling of fullness after a meal, belching, and gas.
  • Osteoporos
    Osteoporosis occurs when bones become weak and can break more easily.
  • Gallstones
    A gallstone attack occurs when a stone blocks the bile duct, causes right upper abdominal pain and cramping.
  • Giardiasis
    Giardiasis is an infection of the small intestine causing diarrhea, gas, bloating, nausea and stomach cramps.
  • Helicobacter pylori infection
    Helicobacter, bacteria in the digestive tract, causes peptic ulcers and their associated pain and burning.
  • Polycystic kidney disease
    Polycystic kidney disease can cause abdominal pain, headaches, and pain in the sides and back.
  • Muscle strain
    Muscle strain occurs when muscles are stressed, overworked, or injured due to physical activity or labor.
  • Food poisoning
    Food poisoning can cause abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, fever, chills, and weakness.
  • Panic attack
    When someone has a panic attack, that person feels a sudden, intense fear that can’t be controlled.
  • Peptic ulcer
    Peptic ulcers, sores in the lining of the stomach or upper intestine, cause abdominal pain, gas, and more.
  • Diverticulitis
    Diverticulitis is a condition of the colon and causes pain, cramping, infection, bleeding, and other symptoms.
  • Lactose intolerance
    Lactose intolerance, or the inability to digest lactose, leads to gas, bloating, and other symptoms.
  • Intestinal ischemia
    Symptoms of intestinal ischemia include pain, bloody bowel movements, abdominal swelling, vomiting, and more.
  • Intestinal obstruction
    Intestinal obstruction is when the intestine is blocked and causes pain, swelling, nausea, diarrhea, and more.
  • Intussusception
    Intussusception is an intestinal condition and causes severe pain, bloody stools, diarrhea, fever, and more.
  • Hepatitis A
    Hepatitis A is an inflammation of the liver. Symptoms include fever, fatigue, yellowing of the skin, and more.
  • Hepatitis B
    Hepatitis B is an inflammation of the liver that may cause fever, fatigue, dark urine, jaundice, and more.
  • Hepatitis C
    Hepatitis B is an inflammation of the liver that may cause yellowing of the skin and eyes, tiredness, and more.
  • Celiac disease
    Celiac disease, which is an intestinal reaction to gluten, can cause gas, diarrhea, bloating, and weight loss.
  • Colon cancer
    Colon cancer is often asymptomatic, but it can cause constipation, bowel obstruction, bloody stool and more.
  • Colon polyps
    Colon polyps are growths that form in the lining of the colon, and can cause constipation, diarrhea and more.
  • Crohn’s disease
    Crohn’s disease is a digestive condition that causes swelling, cramping, diarrhea, and nutritional problems.
  • Cystic fibrosis
    Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease that causes the body to produce abnormally thick and sticky mucus.
  • Dermatomyositis
    Dermatomyositis is a condition that causes muscle swelling and weakness, and a rash on the face and joints.
  • Proctitis
    Proctitis is pain and inflammation of the rectal lining caused by infection.
  • Pancreatitis
    Pancreatitis, an inflammation of the pancreas, causes abdominal pain and swelling, nausea, and rapid pulse.
  • Ulcerative colitis
    Ulcerative colitis causes swelling in the large intestine and can lead to cramping, diarrhea, and more.
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
    The symptoms of gastrointestinal bleeding include black or bloody stool or vomit, dizziness, and cramping.
  • Depression (Child and Adolescent)
    Depression is a painful sadness that interferes with a child’s schoolwork, family life, and social activities.
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
    Symptoms of diabetic ketoacidosis include dry mouth, excessive thirst and urination, and more.
  • Diverticulosis
    Diverticulosis is a condition of the colon and causes pain, cramping, infection, bleeding, and other symptoms.
  • Drug overdose
    A drug overdose can be fatal and causes sleepiness, confusion, coma, vomiting, and other symptoms.
  • Lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus)
    Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease marked by swollen painful joints, a rash, swollen lymph nodes, and more.
  • Thalassemia
    Thalassemia is a rare group of genetic blood disorders effecting red blood cells and leading to anemia.
  • Anemia
    Anemia, a lack of red blood cells, can cause fatigue, pale skin, weakness, dizziness, headache and more.
  • Pancreatic cancer
    Pancreatic cancer is typically asymptomatic until the cancer has advanced, making treatment difficult.
  • Drug allergy
    A drug allergy is an allergic reaction to a medication and can cause a rapid heartbeat and difficulty breathing.
  • Narcotic abuse
    Narcotic abuse can cause fatigue, shallow breathing, anxiety, euphoria, vomiting, confusion, and constipation.
  • Porphyria
    Porphyria is a condition that can affect the nerves and skin, making the skin extremely sensitive to sunlight.
  • Hydronephrosis
    Hydronephrosis is a condition of the kidneys and causes aching or pain, urinary symptoms, fever, and nausea.
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
    Inflammatory bowel disease causes swelling and symptoms such as cramping, chronic diarrhea, and bleeding.
  • Iron poisoning
    Iron poisoning causes abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy, and dehydration.
  • Ascaris worms
    Ascarisis is an infection by a roundworm, and can cause visible worms in the stool and respiratory symptoms.
  • Kyphosis
    Kyphosis, a rounding or forward curve of the spine, causes a hump in the back, back pain, stiffness, and more.
  • Intestinal Ileus
    Intestinal ileus is a condition of the intestinal muscles causing cramps and bloating, vomiting, gas, and more.
  • Allergic reaction
    Allergic reaction causes sneezing, runny nose and hives and can lead to anaphylaxis, a whole body reaction.
  • Aortic aneurysm (abdomen)
    An abdominal aortic aneurysm is swelling of the main abdominal artery and can cause sudden chest pain.
  • Tick bite
    A tick-related illness may cause a rash that expands out from the site of the bite, fever, chills, and more.
  • Chagas disease
    Chagas disease is caused by a tropical parasite and can cause fever, ill feeling, and swelling around the eye.
  • Small intestine cancer
    Small intestine cancer is rare and often has no symptoms, but can cause symptoms in its advanced stages.
  • Appendicitis
    Appendicitis is an infection of the appendix causing abdominal pain that begins near the belly button.
  • Budd-Chiari syndrome
    Budd-Chiari syndrome is a rare liver condition, symptoms include pain, swelling, and vomiting blood.
  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism
    Pseudohypoparathyroidism is a rare inherited condition that can lead to cramps, muscle spasms, and more.
  • Ricin poisoning
    Ricin is a dangerous poison in castor beans, and causes trouble breathing, nausea, fever and sweating.
  • Lead poisoning
    Lead poisoning causes sudden pain on either side of the lower back, urinary issues, nausea, fever, and chills.
  • Radiation sickness
    Radiation sickness is caused by a high dose of radiation, and causes vomiting, diarrhea, hair loss, and more.
  • Toxic shock syndrome
    Toxic shock syndrome is a serious bacterial infection and causes fever, low blood pressure, a rash, and more.
  • Henoch-schonlein purpura
    Henoch-Sch�nlein purpura is a condition that causes a purple bruise-like rash on the legs and buttocks.
  • Typhoid fever
    Typhoid fever is a life-threatening illness and causes fever, general aches and pains, headache, and weakness.
  • Aortic dissection (abdomen)
    An abdominal aortic dissection is a medical emergency and causes sudden abdominal or back pain.
  • Shingles (herpes zoster)
    Shingles is a painful, blistering, skin rash typically found on the back and sides of the chest.
  • Stomach cancer
    Early stomach cancer may cause commonly misdiagnosed symptoms such as indigestion, nausea, and poor appetite.
  • Abdominal migraine
    Abdominal migraine is recurring stomach pain and vomiting that typically shows up in children between the ages of 3 and 10, although it can also occur in adults.