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What Does Barrett’s Esophagus Mean and Why It Matters

August 10, 2022

Almost every American suffers from intermittent acid reflux; however, when heartburn becomes chronic, this is known as gastroesophageal reflux disease […]

Do Probiotics Work for Gut Health and Weight Loss?

July 27, 2022

As obesity becomes an ever-greater part of the national discourse, we have learned that several issues can potentially contribute to […]

Does Chronic Pain After Hernia Surgery Truly Exist?

July 13, 2022

Hernias are exceptionally common in the American adult population. This is especially true in men, who disproportionately suffer from inguinal […]

Groin Pain Name Game – Sports Hernias

June 22, 2022

A hernia is a protrusion of anatomic structures from one body compartment into another that typically develops in natural transition […]

Is This the Future of Curing Rectal Cancer?

June 8, 2022

Let’s get right to it. Probably, for the first time in history, a cancer study at a major cancer facility […]

Can Gallstones Cause Gallbladder Cancer?

May 27, 2022

One of the most significant patient concerns after being diagnosed with gallstones is whether these stones can lead to gallbladder […]

What You Can Do to Prevent Recurrent Hernias

May 13, 2022

A recurrent hernia occurs when a defect redevelops in the same area after a surgical hernia repair. Groin (inguinal and […]

Can Two Hernias Be Treated at Once?

March 25, 2022

Hernias are prevalent disorders. This is especially true in men. Inguinal or groin hernias in men account for about 75% […]

Humira for Crohn’s Disease

March 11, 2022

Crohn’s disease is an autoimmune disorder that causes chronic colon or gastrointestinal tract inflammation. Unfortunately, Crohn’s disease has no cure, […]

The Three Rules of Taking a Fiber Supplement

February 25, 2022

Fiber supplementation is an excellent way to keep your bowel movements regular, eat less and feel full longer. In recent […]

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