Stomach bloating: Six drinks to avoid if you want to banish trapped wind

Stomach bloating causes include trapped wind, constipation, food intolerances or conditions such as IBS or Coeliac disease. From a medical viewpoint, it’s a non-specific symptom and doctors will look beyond the digestive system to eliminate other causes of abdominal swelling. Cutting down on foods that promote trapped wind, such as beans, onions, and broccoli, is […]

Buildings collapse, people injured & trapped by landslides after 6.7 quake rocks Japan

A large-scale rescue operation is underway on the Japanese island of Hokkaido after a powerful 6.7 earthquake triggered several landslides that swallowed a number of houses, injuring and trapping people inside. The rural town of Atsumi has been partially devastated after a chunk of a mountain ridge slid and covered several houses, aerial footage by […]

Car finance WARNING – Millions UK drivers ‘trapped’ in lease deals they cannot afford

Car finance has drastically grown in popularity over the past few years with it offering an attractive alternative to full ownership over a vehicle. There are an estimated 8.7 million UK drivers with a car finance agreement, but a large proportion of these feel ‘trapped’, claims a new report. According to new research by Drover, […]

Stomach bloating – eat more of this ‘superfood’ to prevent trapped wind

Most people have suffered from stomach bloating at some point in their life, according to the NHS. It’s usually caused by eating too much food after a big weekend, swallowing too much air, or even by eating gaseous foods. Making some small dietary changes could lower the risk of stomach bloating from returning. Eating more […]

Stomach bloating: This exercise could get rid of trapped wind – do it from your own home

Stomach bloating has affected most people at some point in their lifetime, according to the NHS. The condition can leave the stomach feeling uncomfortable, stretched, and even painful. But patients could relieve their bloating pain by doing some exercises, it’s been revealed. Stair-climbing could help to get rid of trapped wind. The exercise helps gas […]