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Which Foods Are Triggering My Acid Reflux?

Acid reflux is a common digestive disorder that can turn mealtime into an uncomfortable experience for many individuals. Understanding the foods that trigger acid reflux is crucial for managing symptoms and improving your overall digestive health.
Feb 9th, 2024

Understanding the Dangers of Chronic Constipation

Constipation is a common, usually temporary issue that most prefer to avoid whenever possible. However, long-term constipation can indicate a condition that requires medical attention. Find out why you shouldn’t ignore chronic constipation.
Jan 12th, 2024

Ways to Avoid a Crohn's Flare-Up Over the Holidays

Unfortunately, the combination of rich foods, stress, and changes in routine so often associated with holiday celebrations can trigger a Crohn’s flare-up. Our specialist provides helpful tips for managing Crohn’s during the holidays.
Dec 13th, 2023
When Does Diarrhea Require a Medical Evaluation?

When Does Diarrhea Require a Medical Evaluation?

Diarrhea is a common ailment that everyone experiences from time to time. It's usually caused by minor illnesses or dietary issues and often resolves within a few days. However, there are times when diarrhea signals a problem that requires medical attentio
Nov 13th, 2023
What to Eat During an IBS Diarrhea Flare-Up

What to Eat During an IBS Diarrhea Flare-Up

Most of us prefer not to talk about or experience diarrhea. However, when you have IBS, it can become a significant focus of your day. We’ll examine how your diet can help control this common complaint.
Sep 5th, 2023
When to Schedule Your First Colonoscopy

When to Schedule Your First Colonoscopy

A colonoscopy is one of the most successful cancer screening and prevention tools available. But when should you schedule your first one? That depends on your medical history and your family’s, too.
Aug 7th, 2023
Little Known Signs of Crohn's Disease

Little Known Signs of Crohn's Disease

The most common symptoms of Crohn’s disease are abdominal pain and diarrhea. Unfortunately, that’s true for a multitude of digestive illnesses. So why would you suspect Crohn’s? Check these lesser-known symptoms of this painfully chronic condition.
Jul 7th, 2023
5 Digestive Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore

5 Digestive Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore

Is your upset stomach lasting longer than usual? Or are you having heartburn more frequently than you used to? Keep reading to discover why these and other symptoms should motivate you to call a specialist.
Jun 1st, 2023

What Is the Low-FODMAP Diet and Can It Help My IBS Symptoms?

Diets are often easier said than done. However, you may find it well worth a change in your eating habits to correct IBS-related issues like diarrhea, cramping pain, and bloating. Check out these facts about IBS and the FODMAP diet.
Apr 11th, 2023

How to Prevent Colon Cancer

Even if you have a family history of colon cancer, genes are not your destiny. You can implement simple and practical lifestyle changes to lower your risk of colon cancer and keep your colon healthy.
Feb 16th, 2023
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