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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
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