Many Americans live with occasional abdominal discomfort, diarrhea, constipation, and bloating and either don't do anything about it or misdiagnose themselves. These symptoms could indicate a variety of disorders, but one you might not have heard of is EPI, or Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency. Nutrition and Health Expert Joy Bauer, MS, RD, CDN, breaks down the disease:
So if you have EPI, what can you do about it? Bauer has 5 tips to help you manage:
Learn more about EPI by visiting www.identifyepi.com. If you believe you have EPI or are experiencing any of the symptoms of EPI frequently, visit your doctor.