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UCLA Digestive Health and Nutrition

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By Jane Murcia • May 26, 2020

One-third of patients, more commonly women, complain of bloating. Bloating is an uncomfortable pressure in the abdomen caused by excess gas.

What causes gas and bloating?

In certain foods, small sugars can quickly move through the gut. The good bacteria that live there ferment [...]

By uclahealth • October 22, 2018