Gastroenterology Blog

Learn to Live With UC: Know Its Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

09/15/2023

Ulcerative colitis is a disease involving the rectum and colon. Discover more about this long-term GI disease and how it could impact your health.

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What Are the Similarities and Differences Between Acid Reflux and GERD?

08/01/2023

GERD and acid reflux seem the same, but although they have similarities, they are not identical. Read on to learn some differences between them.

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What Is FibroScanĀ® Used for?

07/06/2023

The FibroScan test is an innovative ultrasound exam that is utilized to detect liver scarring and/or stiffness and to monitor liver conditions.

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What Are the Causes of IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) and Are You at Risk?

06/01/2023

Irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, can cause diarrhea, gas, abdominal pain, and other unpleasant symptoms. Learn more about this GI condition.

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What You Should Understand About Celiac Disease

05/05/2023

Celiac disease can affect your GI system and impact your general wellness. Read more about the condition and how to protect your digestive health.

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Understanding the Signs and Symptoms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

04/07/2023

IBD can cause lasting GI symptoms, such as upset stomach, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and more. Does this diagnosis mean lifelong discomfort?

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Why 45 Is the New 50: Review Updates to Colonoscopy Recommendations

03/01/2023

Previously, 50 was the magic number for a colonoscopy. However, GI doctors and the CDC now suggest having colon cancer screenings when you turn 45.

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Get Screened for Colorectal Cancer

02/16/2023

Scheduling a colon cancer screening can help safeguard your colon health and combat colorectal cancer before it starts or reaches advanced stages.

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