Risk factorsBy Mayo Clinic Staff
You're more likely to have problems with gas if you:
- Are lactose or gluten intolerant
- Eat a diet rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains and legumes
- Drink carbonated beverages
- Have a chronic intestinal condition, such as irritable bowel syndrome or inflammatory bowel disease
Neither age nor sex affect how often you pass gas.
May 02, 2014
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