Results for "Gastroenterology"

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GIST: Are You at Risk for These Rare Digestive System Tumors?
We hear about stomach cancer and colon cancer a lot. But there’s another type of cancer that can affect the gastrointestinal (GI) tract that’s not so familiar....
Jul 09
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Follow Your Gut! Free Yourself from Painful Gas
Nothing ruins a great time quite like painful gas. Whether you are dressed up at a social event or binging shows in your sweatpants, nobody wants to feel...
Apr 29
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Are Your Stomach Symptoms a Sign of Celiac Disease?
You can’t seem to go more than a few days without dealing with diarrhea. And maybe you’re also facing abdominal pain, headaches, fatigue, nausea, and joint...
Apr 27
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9 Possible Causes for Stomach Pain and How to Treat Them
You may have heard the sayings, “Trust your gut” or “Listen to your gut instinct,” and there’s a reason for them. Our stomachs are our second brains. When...
Mar 29
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Are Spicy Foods Healthier?
You sit a little taller than everyone else when you hold all five fingers up to the server. But you don’t order spicy food for the adoration of your tablemates....
Mar 26
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Am I Giving Myself an Ulcer?
Certain stresses in our lives can’t be avoided. And when life gets too stressful, we often answer with late nights, poor diet and pot after pot of coffee....
Mar 24
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HPV and Anal Cancer: Managing Your Risk
If you’ve seen a warning about HPV (human papillomavirus) and cancer, you likely saw an ad in a women’s magazine or in a commercial that encouraged mothers...
Mar 19
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Heartburn, Acid Reflux and GERD: When Should You Worry?
It happens to almost all of us at some point—we feel that burning sensation in the chest after a glass of wine, a dinner of spaghetti and meatballs, or...
Feb 03
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The Gut-Brain Axis: What You Need to Know
Mental health problems like anxiety and depression might seem like they stem entirely from the mind—they’re called “mental” health problems, after all....
Jan 30
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4 Tips to Cool Down Nocturnal Heartburn
There’s no feeling more relaxing than when you finally lay down and crawl under your warm blankets. The only thing cozier on a winter evening is a crackle...
Jan 13