Pain In Left Side

Pain in left side is not uncommon. The question, what's causing it?

This pain is usually in the lower left abdomen. There is a lot going on inside our bodies in this area. Part of our large intestine take up a considerable amount of this space. The descending colon, sigmoid colon most notably are in the left side of our body.

The left ureter as well as the fallopian tube in women are in this same area.

There are commonalities with the pain people experience in the left side. Many have found that by treating their whole body, the pain in left side goes away. The commonality according to numerous medical publications and doctor reports, is dehydration. When treated, many have eliminated their symptoms as well as the cause.

Ending Pain In Left Side Options

Some choose to go the medical route to end pain. Others know that many drugs used to treat disease cause even more damage to the body. They want options because of Medical Pain Management Fail. This is why the Water Cures Protocol is used by so many to end the pain.

Consider the following causes of left side pain.

Causes of Lower Left Abdominal Pain

There are numerous causes. Here are the main ones.

  • Diverticulitis
  • Kidney Disorder
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Diverticulitis
  • Kidney disorders
  • Mild infections
  • Kidney Stones
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Cystitis
  • Gastritis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Endometriosis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Mold exposure
  • Lyme Disease
  • Lyme Co-infections (like Babaseia, the pain moves from side to side.

As you probably already know, you will need a doctor to diagnose many of these conditions. In the case of Lyme and Lyme Co-infections, only a Lyme Literate doctor will be able to make an accurate diagnoses.

You may already have a diagnoses but are unable to get pain relief.

The most common symptom is a sharp pain in the left side. Sometimes constipation, diarrhea, vomiting and fever may be present, depending on what the cause of the pain is.

The good news for you, we rarely have found a pain we cannot help people learn how to make go away. It may take some detective work but it is possible. And there is no charge. For those who would like to help us out, we ask you wait till we are successful before you send us any gifts or help in any way.

Pain in Left Side Commonalities

The list above of possible causes of lower left abdominal pain is long. When considering all the list, it is beneficial to look at the things in common with each. The commonalities provide clues as to what the underlying cause is and treatments that could work.

Mild Infection

Mild infections are usually treated with antibiotics. In the holistic field, there are numerous treatments that help the whole body treat the infection. The water cures protocol can be used in addition to diet changes, rest and antibiotics. Hydrating the body is the first defense to protect and best offense to fight for our health. The Water Cures Protocol promotes the cellular hydration and alkalinity at the cellular level. This helps fight infections.

Urinary Tract Infections

Symptoms include painful urination, continuous urge to urinate but only passing small amounts. Urine will appear cloudy, may be pink, red or dark amber (think cola colored). The urine will be odoriferous. Women usually experience pelvic pain. Men often experience rectal pain.

Commonalities: inflammation of the urinary tract and discomfort which may be pain in the left side. Drinking more water will help prevent and treat the symptoms. With the Water Cures UTI protocol, many have found it goes away in 12 hours.

Kidney Stones

Symptoms include painful urination, continuous urge to urinate but only passing small amounts. Urine will appear cloudy, may be pink, red or dark amber (think cola colored). The urine will be odoriferous. Women usually experience pelvic pain. Men often experience rectal pain. Possible fever, chills and infection. But the most often reported sign, pain in the left side.

The additional symptom from UTI, severe pain in side, aback and below the ribs. Abdominal and groin pain. The pain may come in waves. It may fluctuate in intensity.

The commonality: pain and especially pain in left side is do to inflammation caused by the stone. Depending on size and kind of stone, there are natural and medical ways to remove it. Often drinking more water will help. Water Cures can not only help prevent, it is possible it can correct the problem and relieve the symptoms.

Ulcerative Colitis

If you have been diagnosed with UC, then you know why you have the abdominal tenderness and pain. Some also have fever, bloody diarrhea, weight loss, cramps and fatigue. Its no secret that inflammation plays a part. The Water Cures can end the inflammation.

Intestinal Obstruction

The cause of the obstruction could be due to mechanical problems (something is blocking the gut), or because the gut is not working correctly. When this happens, liquids do not go through the gut properly. What may appear to be diarrhea is in reality the result of constipation.

The commonality, constipation, abdominal pain and tenderness, vomiting.

Colon Cancer

Those with colon cancer have a higher chance of pain in the left side.

Most of these include vomiting, nausea, fatigue, weight loss and painful urination, abdominal tenderness and pain, especially left side pain.

If you are here, you have no doubt already got a medical diagnoses. If the treatment you are receiving is not working or not working as fast as you would like, there are ways you can improve the outcomes.

All of these symptoms have an unseen commonality. That is they are related to fluid and electrolyte imbalance, less than bodies needs. When we provide proper hydration and electrolytes, everything works the best they can. So, if we are trying to treat any condition and do not provide the most basic and fundamental needs, the healing will be slowed.

A properly hydrated body with adequate electrolytes will function optimally. When our bodies function optimally, they heal themselves.

If medicine has failed you or you don't want to use modern medicine to get well (many times destroying other parts of your body), what can be done?

The Water Cures Option

There are both medical, natural and holistic treatments for:


Intestinal obstruction

Ovulation pain

Ovarian cysts

Kidney stones

Urinary tract infection

Irritable bowel syndrome

Almost all of the experts agree that symptoms can be improved and these can be managed by improving diet. Especially, the importance of drinking water daily is stressed.

We only add to the experts recommendations that we also need electrolytes to get the water into our cells, all of our cells.

Water is essential for prevention and treatment of digestive heath problems. Liquids help in numerous ways.

It is not a good idea to self diagnoses these symptoms. Only a trained doctor can adequately provide the correct diagnoses. Because there are numerous infections that can cause the pain in left side, it could be impossible to accurately self diagnose.

If you have any of these problems, ask your doctor about including the water cures protocol into your regimen.

The causes of pain in left side is often associated with a wide variety of abdominal infections. It may be nearly impossible to tell what you are suffering from without professional help.

When you know what you are dealing with, hydrating your body may be the start to getting your health and your life back.

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