Reasons why our stomach hurts!
One of the effects of anxiety on your body is the pain you may feel in some parts of your body like your shoulders, your neck or your stomach! It is scientifically proven that stress will mess your digesting system up and that will cause the stomach cramp! A Harvard study shows that women who are stressed the most are more likely to experience awful period cramps. There are other reasons why your stomach is killing you and for some, you actually need to visit the Dr. to make sure it is not that serious! Here are the reasons why our stomach hurts!
Gallstones which are the stones that are formed in your gallbladder.
Pancreatitis, inflammation in the pancreas, can also cause pain.
GERD, commonly known as heartburn, also causes pain in the upper stomach.
Lactose, a kind of sugar in milk, intolerance also might be the cause of the pain.
Pill side effect can cause that as well. Dr. Raymond says: "A medication itself can be caustic or slow the stomach's emptying, causing pain,"
Diverticulitis, the inflammation of diverticula can also be the reason for this pain.
Gluten, a protein in wheat, intolerance can also cause damage in the intestine.
Endometriosis, when cells from uterus find their way out and grow in the other parts!
Thyroid, even though it is in the neck, can also cause stomach problems!
Parasites, a creature living on another organism, can stick to the stomach lining and cause pain.
Appendicitis! Dr. Raymond says: "A telltale sign is pain when you bend your leg because it’s pulling a muscle near your appendix as you make that motion."
Ulcers! Dr. Alaradi says: "Peptic ulcer disease, or ulcers in the stomach and duodenum (the first part of the small intestine), is a common source of abdominal pain."
Sugarless gum caused pain! Too much of them cause diarrhea and pain.