Gastroenterology Blog

Which Colon Health Screening Method is Best: Full Colonoscopy or Stool Testing?

05/13/2024

With the rise of at-home stool testing, is a full colonoscopy still the best option for colon cancer screening? Discover the benefits of both methods.

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Get to Know Crohn's Disease

12/01/2023

Crohn's disease can impact your overall health. Discover more about this form of irritable bowel disease and how to take control of your health.

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When Should Hemorrhoids Be Treated By a Specialist?

11/10/2023

Living with hemorrhoids can severely impact your day-to-day activities. Learn about the types of hemorrhoids and when to consult a GI physician.

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What Are the Most Well-Known Signs of Fatty Liver Disease?

10/06/2023

Understand the signs, diagnosis, and treatment of fatty liver disease. Prompt care of the condition can enhance life expectancy and liver health.

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Living With UC: Know and Understand Its Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

09/15/2023

Ulcerative colitis is a condition involving the colon and rectum. Find out more about this long-term GI condition and how it may impact your health.

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Are Acid Reflux and GERD the Same Thing?

08/01/2023

Acid reflux and GERD can appear very similar; yet, there is a clear difference between these two conditions. Our team is here to help.

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What is FibroScanĀ® and How Does It Help?

07/06/2023

The FibroScan test is a revolutionary ultrasound exam used to uncover liver scarring and/or stiffness and to monitor liver conditions.

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What Causes IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)? Am I at Risk?

06/01/2023

IBS could lead to diarrhea, gas, stomach pain, and other gastrointestinal issues, but you don't have to live with them forever. Read on to learn more.

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What Should You Know About Celiac Disease?

05/05/2023

Celiac disease can affect your gastrointestinal system in many aspects. Learn more about celiac disease and how to guard your GI health.

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Learn About the Signs and Symptoms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

04/07/2023

IBD can involve consistent discomfort, including upset stomach, stomach pain, and other issues. Will this mean lifelong discomfort?

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Why 45 Is the New 50: Changes in Colonoscopy Guidelines

03/01/2023

In past years, 50 was the magic number. Now, however, the CDC and GI physicians around the world advise getting colonoscopies even earlier, at 45.

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Why You Should Get Screened for Colon and Rectal Cancer

02/16/2023

Scheduling a colon cancer screening can help preserve your colon health and fight colorectal cancer before it begins or reaches advanced stages.

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Kick Off This Year in Good Health: Schedule Your Colonoscopy Screening

01/20/2023

Schedule a colonoscopy to begin the year off right and take control of your health. These tests help preserve your wellness and provide peace of mind.

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How to Maintain a Healthy Gut This Summer

06/24/2022

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

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