Description - The Good Gut Guide by Stephanie Zinser
Written by a sufferer of ulcerative colitis and journalist who has been speaking out about such painful and common conditions, this book provides advice on how to cope with IBS, Crohn's, ulcerative colitis and other inflammatory gut disorders. One in five people in the UK suffer from lower gut disorders, which can be extremely painful and embarrassing. In "The Good Gut Guide", Stephanie Zinser confronts these often ignored problems, with chapters on: irritable bowel syndrome; ulcerative colitis; Crohn's disease; coeliac disease; diverticulosis; haemorrhoids; and bowel cancer. This comprehensive book is not only a medical resource, but also aims to give support on all elements of life as a sufferer of inflammatory gut disorders. The psychological effect of these debilitating and embarrassing illnesses is considered, with advice on how to cope with depression, hospitals and sexual relationships.
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(234mm x 153mm x 20mm)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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Author Biography - Stephanie Zinser
Stephanie Zinser is a medical journalist who has had articles published in the Daily Mail, Sunday Times, Telegraph and Mirror. She has suffered for over 10 years with ulcerative colitis, an extremely painful and embarrassing illness that finally needed surgery. She now wants to offer supportive advice to others in similar positions by bravely speaking out on the often ignored problem of lower gut disorders.