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Our blog posts contain current and interesting findings in the field of Gastroenterology. You can search by clicking on a category.


The Good Bacteria

Bacteria may not be something that we typically associate with something that is good. As a culture we tend to sanitize, apply antibacterial gel to our hands, and use antibacterial cleaners for the house. Well, not to burst your very clean bubble, but your gut is full of bacteria.

Gut Check

Your

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The Celiac 411

Celiac disease is not exactly a household term. About 3 million Americans have celiac disease. Although that doesn't sound like a lot, undiagnosed celiac disease results in serious side effects. May is Celiac Awareness Month and we want to help get out the 411 on the disease and its symptoms. 

Celiac

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IBS Know-How

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a frustrating, chronic condition that affects the large bowel in the colon. IBS is fairly common but also often undiagnosed because people don't realize that the symptoms of IBS might be related to something more.

What Are The Symptoms?

Symptoms of IBS include

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Let’s Talk About Our Colons

This March, make sure you talk a lot about your colon. Seem like a strange topic of conversation? It shouldn’t be. We’re celebrating national Colon Cancer Awareness Month this March at Associates in Digestive Health, and we invite you to join us. The American Cancer Society projects over 135,000

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Baby Boomers Take Note!

Most baby boomers have gotten used to having a lot of doctors appointments, complete with tests, preventative screenings, and blood work. While it’s not much fun to be continually poked and prodded, the CDC is recommending one additional screening for those born between 1945 and 1956 – a hepatitis

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