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Cutting the Cheese — my Giardia problems improving after probiotics

Saturday, May 30th, 2015 Posted in giardia | No Comments »

This is another chapter in my Giardia diary. I picked up Giardia in July of 2014. I went tubing in the Potomac river with a bunch of friends and co-workers, drank copious amounts of beer and apparently enough river water ...

Cutting the Cheese: My Giardia Diary

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 Posted in giardia | No Comments »

This isn't the beginning of my Giardia story, but it's the first time I'm writing about my long, bloated, smelly struggle with Giardia. This is a parasite which inhabits your intestines, giving you intense gas, bloating, and diarrhea. It can ...