A mechanical approach
Many people walk around with intestinal complaints that the doctors can't cure. With medication and advice often the doctor will fight your bowel problem, but unfortunately not always successful. The osteopath can help you get rid of your bowel symptoms as he approached the problem differently. He examines whether a decreased mobility can be cause of your bowel problems. For example adhesions between intestinal loops will create pain and compressed bloodvessels. Offcourse this will make the bowel tissue a lot less healthy and will give you aches.
Often it is not sufficient enough to reduce your stresslevel. It has some effect on the intestinal system, but often the nervous system so far out of balance that the symptoms still remain. The osteopath can bring your nervous system back into balance so that the intestines are less over-stimulated.
Nutrition and Supplements
Of course, nutrition is important. But a healthy intestinal system can digest your food way easier. It's not always the case that you shouldn't eat a product. Apart from looking for allergy or intolerances with critically evaluate the immune system. Parasites, fungus and other bacterias can invade the gut. Therefore to correct the immune system it sometimes is necessary to take certain supplements.