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Signs You Have an Ulcer

Signs You Have an Ulcer

Are you experiencing some gastrointestinal symptoms, but you’re not sure what the culprit is? We discuss common signs you might have a peptic ulcer that needs treatment here. 
Jun 14th, 2024

Eat This Not That — IBS Edition

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is often triggered by what you eat. Here, we discuss what foods to eat and which to avoid for each type of IBS.
Apr 4th, 2024

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Constipation

While occasional constipation is fairly normal, constipation that lasts for a long time could indicate another underlying health issue. Find out why you shouldn’t ignore chronic constipation.
Feb 1st, 2024

5 Things That Ruin Your Gut Microbiome

Your gut microbiome is a delicate ecosystem that resides in your intestines, and it can easily become imbalanced through unhealthy lifestyle choices. Keep reading to learn what things can ruin your gut microbiome.
Jan 10th, 2024
How to Soothe a Bleeding Hemorrhoid

How to Soothe a Bleeding Hemorrhoid

Bleeding hemorrhoids can be uncomfortable and even painful, in some cases. Here, we offer some ways to treat bothersome hemorrhoids. Read on for solutions that can provide you with fast, effective relief.
Dec 14th, 2023
Comforting Information About Modern Colonoscopies

Comforting Information About Modern Colonoscopies

It’s easy to put off those colonoscopies due to fear of the preparation or anxiety surrounding the procedure itself. We provide some comforting information to put you at ease about colonoscopies here.
Nov 15th, 2023
Mixed Symptom IBS: Understanding Your Triggers

Mixed Symptom IBS: Understanding Your Triggers

One kind of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is known as IBS-M, which gives you mixed bowel patterns that can alternate quickly between diarrhea and constipation. We offer guidance on how to identify and avoid your IBS-M triggers here.
Oct 9th, 2023
5 Important Facts About Bowel Obstruction

5 Important Facts About Bowel Obstruction

Bowel obstructions are common, but that doesn’t mean they don’t pose any risks to your health. Read on to learn important facts about bowel obstructions.
Sep 1st, 2023
Here’s What to Expect During Your Colonoscopy

Here’s What to Expect During Your Colonoscopy

Colonoscopies are an important part of colorectal cancer screening. If you’ve never had one or it’s been a while since your last one, we want to review exactly what to expect during this procedure.
Aug 1st, 2023
5 Reasons You Should See the Doctor With Abdominal Pain

5 Reasons You Should See the Doctor With Abdominal Pain

A myriad of things can cause abdominal pain, and most of the time, it’ll probably go away on its own. But, how do you know when your pain requires medical attention? We review five reasons you should see your doctor about abdominal pain here.
May 31st, 2023
I’m Embarrassed About My Hemorrhoids

I’m Embarrassed About My Hemorrhoids

It can be embarrassing to talk about your hemorrhoids, not to mention having them treated. However, hemorrhoids are common, and treating them can be quick and simple. We discuss more about this common ailment here.
May 1st, 2023
Tips for Traveling with IBS

Tips for Traveling with IBS

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a health condition that can cause gastrointestinal symptoms like constipation and diarrhea, and it can sometimes make travel tricky. Here are some tips on traveling with IBS so you can have a flare-up-free trip.
Apr 12th, 2023
Try These Tips to Prevent Acid Reflux

Try These Tips to Prevent Acid Reflux

Acid reflux can be uncomfortable, with symptoms like difficulty swallowing and burning chest pain. Here, we share some tips to help you prevent acid reflux.
Mar 15th, 2023
How a Colonoscopy Can Save Your Life

How a Colonoscopy Can Save Your Life

A colonoscopy is a routine screening that you need to start getting after you turn 45. Find out why this procedure is so important and how it can save your life.
Feb 23rd, 2023
Dangers of Untreated Constipation

Dangers of Untreated Constipation

Though occasional constipation is usually nothing to worry about, chronic constipation is defined as having three or fewer bowel movements per week — and without treatment, it can cause serious problems. Here’s why seeking care is so important.
Jan 10th, 2023
5 Benefits of a Clean Colon

5 Benefits of a Clean Colon

Looking for a way to feel more alive as you improve your energy and detoxify your body? Find out more about the benefits of a colon cleanse.
Mar 1st, 2022
Don’t Ignore a Sudden Loss of Appetite

Don’t Ignore a Sudden Loss of Appetite

You might be thrilled to suddenly lose your desire to have dessert after dinner, but your unexpected change in appetite may not be related to willpower. Click here to learn why you don’t want to ignore a sudden loss of appetite.
Feb 1st, 2022
Myths and Facts About Crohn’s Disease

Myths and Facts About Crohn’s Disease

No case of Crohn’s disease is like another, and no single treatment works for everyone. This may be why there are so many misconceptions about Crohn’s disease. Click here to learn some of the myths and facts about Crohn’s disease.
Jan 1st, 2022
Managing Your Acid Reflux While You’re Pregnant

Managing Your Acid Reflux While You’re Pregnant

Acid reflux can strike at any time during pregnancy. Months of heartburn, indigestion, and feeling full can make you miserable. Read on to learn more about how to manage acid reflux while you're pregnant.
Dec 1st, 2021
When do Hemorrhoids Require Medical Intervention?

When do Hemorrhoids Require Medical Intervention?

Hemorrhoids are common. However, many people suffer far too long from their hemorrhoids before seeking medical help. When do hemorrhoids require medical intervention? Click here to find out.
Oct 14th, 2021

5 Tips for Controlling IBS Symptoms When Traveling

With COVID-19 restrictions lifting, more travelers than ever plan to vacation out of town this summer. But for those who suffer from IBS, traveling may still evoke stress. However, with careful planning, you can mitigate symptoms and enjoy your holiday.
Sep 23rd, 2021

Open House

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Feb 15th, 2021

Who Is at Risk for Colon Cancer?

Colorectal cancer is a malignant tumor of the colon or rectum that usually arises from benign intestinal polyps that can change over time, becoming cancerous. Read more about colon cancer and find out if you’re at risk.
Feb 2nd, 2021

How To Ease Hemorrhoid Pain

Have you noticed bleeding or pain with bowel movements? It could be hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are a very common — but nevertheless embarrassing — medical condition, and you shouldn’t suffer in silence. Find effective hemorrhoid relief here.
Jan 6th, 2021

Anxiety and IBS Are Connected: Here’s How

Irritable bowel syndrome can cause distressing gastric symptoms, but did you know it can cause — and be caused by — anxiety? It turns out the two are inextricably connected. Keep reading to learn why this is and what you can do to manage both conditions.
Dec 1st, 2020

5 Common Causes of Abdominal Pain

Do you suffer from abdominal pain yet have no idea what could be causing it? Keep reading to learn more about common causes of abdominal pain and find out how to get quick relief.
Nov 11th, 2020

Lifestyle Habits that Fuel Constipation

If you suffer from constipation, you don’t have to suffer forever. You can change lifestyle habits that fuel constipation and can gain sweet relief.
Oct 1st, 2020

The Many Ways Acid Reflux Can Negatively Impact Your Life

Acid reflux pain and discomfort can turn your life upside down. If you suffer routinely, you might have GERD, which puts you at risk for esophageal cancer. Learn how to tame your acid reflux and what treatments we offer that can bring you relief.
Sep 6th, 2020

Who Needs a Colonoscopy?

If you’re an adult or experience digestive abnormalities, you should start having colonoscopies at some point. If you have certain risk factors, you’ll likely need one sooner than later.
Jul 9th, 2020

Are Hemorrhoids Normal?

When people think of hemorrhoids, they likely think of a painful condition of the rectum. However, everyone has hemorrhoids, a normal part of your anatomy. It’s only when they become swollen or inflamed that you have symptoms.
Jun 3rd, 2020

Common Triggers for Acid Reflux

It may be “just a little heartburn” now and then, but acid reflux can create complications when it becomes chronic. With some study of your eating habits and the foods you choose, you may be able to identify the triggers behind your reflux flareups.
May 19th, 2020

What Every Adult Over 50 Should Know About Colon Cancer

Colon cancer is one of the leading cancer killers in the country, despite being a slow-developing cancer that’s easy to detect in its early stages. Experts recommend regular colon cancer screening for everyone over the age of 50.
Mar 19th, 2020

When You Should See a Doctor About Constipation

We all occasionally suffer from constipation. But when constipation becomes a chronic condition, it’s time to see a doctor. Here’s how to know when to seek help and what we can do to help relieve your constipation.
Feb 3rd, 2020