Find out if your stomach pain may be serious.
From stress and nerves to overeating or eating too quickly, stomach pain can be caused by a number of different everyday factors. But sometimes your upset stomach may be abnormal. With the help of gastroenterologist Dr. Roshini Raj and holistic nutritionist JJ Virgin, we're going to cover the ways you can treat these symptoms and learn how to tell if you need medical attention. Here are six signs you may have a more serious stomach issue on your hands.
Diet and Stress
If you are eating processed foods, gluten, dairy, and artificial sweeteners, you may have a leaky gut. The combination of stress and food can create painful stomach problems, so if you notice pain, bloating, gas, and other gastrointestinal symptoms, you should assess your diet and make lifestyle changes to lower your stress levels.