Irritable bowel syndrome, or spastic colon, is a functional gastrointestinal disorder. This alteration in bowel habit is a result of inflammation or abnormalities arising due to an imbalance in the function of microorganisms found in the gut. These microorganisms mimic the function of an organ and are bacterial in nature.
There are no fixed set of symptoms for this disorder. Symptoms usually include one or more of the following:
- Abdominal pain
They are accompanied by a change in bowel routines. Causes of irritable bowel syndrome also vary from
- Cell disorders
Naturotherapy treatments provide holistic healing. It aims at healing the body as a whole. It is not directed at providing mere relief. It believes in the principle of treating the body well, to allow it to treat you well. Effective Naturopathy treatments for Irritable Bowel Syndrome include:
is elemental in providing cure from irritable bowel syndrome. Once the body is nutritiously fed, it heals from within and can perform the function of restoring itself. Eliminating hard to digest foods like junk food, fried food or overly spicy food is discouraged.
helps to detoxify the body from accumulated toxins while aquatic exercises reduce bloating. Drinking plenty of water rejuvenates the body and improves organ health.
helps to relieve the muscles in the body that sustain states of cramps or headaches in cases of upset digestion or bowel disorders.
is effective in providing a cooling effect in the intestinal area and promotes gas release, thereby reducing pressure and stress in the body.
Naturotherapy believes that with the help of proper diet, water intake, mild exercises and an aim towards healthy living can not only curb, but eventually cure irritable bowel syndrome from its root by gently correcting it. This method of treatment has no residual side-effects except healthy bowel movement and healthy living.