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Gastroenterology Blog

Improve Your Digestive Health for the New Year

12/08/2022

Start the new year with better digestive health. Learn how to help digestion and how optimal GI health can elevate your general wellness.

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Facts You Should Understand About Your Gastrointestinal Health

12/01/2022

Most of us have heard that "we are what we eat," but are you aware that gut health has a significant effect on your general and mental wellness?

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Learn Why It Is So Important to Have a Colonoscopy

11/15/2022

The medical field has long heralded the importance of the colonoscopy as a diagnostic process, especially in the case of colorectal cancer.

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Here are the Differences Between an Endoscopy and a Colonoscopy

11/08/2022

A colonoscopy and an endoscopy are different kinds of endoscopic processes. A gastrointestinal doctor uses them to assess concerns in the GI tract.

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November Is Designated as Stomach Cancer Awareness Month

11/01/2022

Discover the causes, symptoms, and risks of stomach cancer, and find out how a GI specialist can help you get care.

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Plan Your Colonoscopy Before the End of the Year to Maximize Your Deductible

10/17/2022

Scheduling a colonoscopy before your insurance deductibles reset can help you maintain your digestive health and save money as an added benefit.

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FibroScan® Measures The Health and Function of the Liver

10/10/2022

FibroScan is a cutting-edge tool that allows our gastroenterologists to check the health and function of the liver with ultrasound technology.

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Liver Disease Awareness Month: Guard Your Health Against Liver Issues

10/03/2022

Learn the warning signs and symptoms of liver disease so you might help protect this vital organ and minimize your risk of future liver failure.

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When to Consult a Pediatric Gastroenterologist

09/15/2022

Digestive issues in children are common, making it essential to work with a pediatric gastroenterologist to help your child thrive.

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How to Teach Your Children Proper Digestive Habits

09/08/2022

GI health is essential for general wellness, and when healthy eating habits are taught at a young age, it can foster a lifetime of good health.

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What are Some Digestive Concerns in Children (0 –18)?

09/01/2022

An occasional stomach ache or upset tummy can arise from pediatric GI concerns such as celiac disease, lactose intolerance, GERD, and more.

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Who Is A Candidate for the TIF® Procedure to Treat GERD?

08/15/2022

Should you have chronic acid reflux, or GERD as it is commonly known, the TIF procedure might be the treatment you need to get relief.

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The Summer Heat and Gastrointestinal Issues

08/01/2022

Keep your digestive health in check with tips from a gastrointestinal provider that reveals how to enhance GI health and relieve GI issues.

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What are the Most Common Esophageal Disorders?

07/27/2022

Common esophageal conditions such as GERD, esophageal cancer, and dysphagia can affect everyone. Knowing when to seek treatment is imperative.

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What Are Common Digestive Conditions in Women?

07/27/2022

There are minor differences in the GI systems of women and men. Some GI issues, like gastritis and IBS, are more common in women.

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Which Tests can be Used to Detect and Treat Esophageal Disorders?

07/27/2022

Esophageal issues are diagnosed with various tests, which can include a CT, EGD, or barium x-ray, so the ideal treatment can be determined.

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How to Keep Your Gut Healthy All Summer Long

06/24/2022

The summer season brings a few unique obstacles to preserving GI health, including dehydration, exhaustion, and inconsistent eating habits.

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June is Men's Health Month: Here are the Facts About Colon Cancer in Men

06/01/2022

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in the United States, as indicated by the American Cancer Society.

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Common Signs of Poor Gut Health

06/01/2022

Concerning symptoms, like stomach pain, frequent diarrhea, or unintentional weight loss, can be more than a simple inconvenience.

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Learn About Common Stomach Disorders and Conditions

04/29/2022

Stomach problems, including peptic ulcers and stomach cancer, are diagnosed and treated by a GI doctor. Discover more about common stomach disorders.

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