Results for "Gastroenterología"

Is It Your Appendix or Your Gallbladder Causing That Pain?
It happens all of a sudden—severe pain strikes in your abdomen. You’re not sure what caused it, but you know something isn’t right. You may wonder if there’s...
Mar 16
Eat These 6 Foods to Keep Your Liver Healthy and Happy
When you think of ways to keep your liver healthy, your mind probably jumps to drinking less alcohol. And while it’s true that alcohol is linked with liver...
Mar 03
Here’s What to Know if Your Doctor Says You Need an Endoscopy
If you have symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea or vomiting, heartburn or difficulty swallowing and your doctor doesn’t know why, you might need some...
Feb 21
Scoop on Poop: 5 Things to Know About Your Poop
Kids love potty talk — especially poop jokes. There are even silly poop songs that will have your kids giggling. Just ask Siri, “Play [Insert Your Name]...
Jan 18
Low Bilirubin: Why Jaundice Isn’t Only a Problem for Babies
If you’re a parent, you might be familiar with jaundice—it’s common in newborns, though it can develop in people of any age. Jaundice is a condition that...
Dec 30
Here’s What Can Cause Bowel Obstructions and How to Treat Them
It’s not uncommon to be constipated from time to time. While constipation can be uncomfortable, it usually clears up with care at home and, maybe, over-the-counter...
Dec 28
Here’s Why Your Belly Feels Bloated, and What to Do About It
You probably know the feeling. Your clothes feel tight around the waist, and you look like you gained 10 pounds in your last meal. You’re bloated and uncomfortable....
Nov 20
Take These 4 Steps Before You Undergo Elective Surgery
When you are dealing with health problems, there are times when surgery is your only option. For example, your appendix might rupture and need to be removed,...
Sep 12
What Parents Should Know About Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) in Children
If your child has stomach issues, it can be challenging to get to the bottom of them. And as a parent, it can be heartbreaking to see them struggle with...
Sep 06
Barrett's Esophagus Could Be Dangerous, So Watch for These Signs
If you have acid reflux, or GERD, you know it can be annoying or irritating. The sensation of heartburn may make you avoid large meals or certain foods,...
Sep 02