Jornal de Gastroenterologia e Doenças Digestivas


Preventing digestive bleeding: Lifestyle changes and prevention strategies.

Cappell Mitc

Digestive bleeding can be caused by various factors, such as ulcers, inflammation, or cancer in the digestive tract. However, there are several lifestyle changes and prevention strategies that can help reduce the risk of digestive bleeding. Avoid Alcohol and Tobacco: Alcohol and tobacco use can irritate the lining of the digestive tract, leading to inflammation and bleeding. It is recommended to avoid or limit alcohol and tobacco use. Manage Stress: High levels of stress can increase the risk of digestive bleeding. Practicing stress-management techniques, such as yoga, meditation, or deep breathing exercises, can help reduce stress levels. Eat a Healthy Diet: A healthy diet can help prevent digestive bleeding by reducing inflammation and maintaining the health of the digestive tract.