Suffering From Bowel Diseases? Try Chocolates!

न्यूज़ वर्ल्ड इंडिया | 0
| August 11 , 2017 , 18:41 IST

Who doesn't like chocolates? Any little excuse is enough for most people to devour the brown treat. While earlier studies suggesting the positive effects of chocolate consumption for a good night's sleep, depression reduction and boosting mental health is already working in favour of chocolate lovers, this recent study will further delight them.

A new research suggests that consumption of protein rich food might provide relief to people suffering from diarrhoea and other bowel disorders. It helps encourage a more tolerant and less inflammatory emotional ambience. It could also help bringing relief to abdominal pain and diarrhoea of inflammatory bowel disease.

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The most recommended protein rich foods are nuts, eggs, seeds, beans, poultry, yoghurt, cheese, and even chocolates. As per a study, a substantial amount of tryptophan which is an amino acid helpful in the buildup of proteins and development of immune cells that could foster a tolerant gut is present in these food elements.

Professor at the Washington University's School of Medicine in St Louis, Marco Colonna, also known as the Robert Rock Belliveau, while explaining the research said, “We established a link between one bacterial species – Lactobacillus Reuteri – that is a normal part of the gut microbiome and development of a population of cells that promote tolerance.”