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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

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

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

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

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?

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

Reserve a time on Thursdays 2 pm to 6 pm and Saturdays 8 am to 2 pm from February 25th until March 27th.
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