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Could the Low FODMAP Diet Be Right for You?

If bloating, gas, and abdominal pain are frequent visitors in your life, you may be a candidate for a low FODMAP diet. Learn what the plan entails and signs it might be right for you.
May 14th, 2023

Effective Treatments for Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis is a painful and often serious condition. These treatments can bring you comfort and protect your overall health in the long term.
Dec 7th, 2022

What Can Cause Gastrointestinal Bleeding?

Gastrointestinal bleeding is linked to a range of conditions, from common ailments caused by dietary issues to serious diseases. Learn more about these causes and signs to take seriously.
Sep 13th, 2022

5 Signs of Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis can be life-threatening, but early diagnosis and treatment can go far in protecting your life and well-being. For that reason, understanding the common signs is important.
May 1st, 2022

Am I at Risk for Liver Disease?

Liver disease is a serious but, thankfully, treatable condition. While most anyone can develop liver disease, a variety of factors increase your risk.
Apr 1st, 2022

How to Manage Chronic Constipation

The bloating, strain, and discomfort of chronic constipation can interfere with your daily life. Thankfully, lifestyle changes and medical treatments can go far.
Mar 1st, 2022

Understanding Gallbladder Pain

Gallbladder pain can be perplexing and frustrating until you get the care you need. Medical treatment, as well as lifestyle measures, can go a long way.
Feb 1st, 2022

The Roles of Prebiotics and Probiotics in Gut Health

If you’re dealing with diarrhea, constipation, or other bothersome digestive symptoms, you may want to add more prebiotics and probiotics to your diet. Doing so can improve your gut microbiome, leading to better overall health.
Dec 1st, 2021

4 Effective Treatments for Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis causes intense pain that can come on suddenly and severely or last indefinitely. Thankfully, an effective treatment plan can go a long way.
Nov 1st, 2021

How Many Bowel Movements Per Day Are Normal?

For some people, having 1-3 bowel movements per day is normal. Others are fine having only a few per week. Understanding your own “normal,” as well any related symptoms, can help you stay on top of your digestive health.
Oct 5th, 2021

Spotting the Warning Signs of Liver Disease

If your skin, urine, or stools look unusual or you’re experiencing swelling in certain areas of your body, you may be showing signs of liver disease. Know what to look for so you can get the care you need before matters worsen.
Aug 9th, 2021

5 Signs You Might Need Gallbladder Surgery

Gallbladder surgery may bring you a great deal of relief. But before you get to that point, it’s important to know what to look for to ensure that you get the care you need.
Jul 25th, 2021

Relief for Your Acid Reflux

If you’re dealing with persistent acid reflux, you could have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Visiting a digestive specialist is the first step to getting your symptoms under control so that you get lasting relief from acid reflux.
Jun 30th, 2021

What Are the Symptoms of IBS?

Taken individually, the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, may seem like no big deal. When they occur together, frequently, or persistently, however, they can interfere significantly with your life. Thankfully, treatment can help.
May 14th, 2021

The Dangers of Putting Off That Colonoscopy

Are nerves having you put off your routine colonoscopy? Learn about the life-saving benefits colonoscopies provide and why these routine screening tests are not nearly as scary as you may think.
Apr 21st, 2021