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Tips to keep your digestive system healthy, from one end to the other.

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Barrett’s Esophagus: What You Need to Know
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Barrett’s Esophagus: What You Need to Know

GERD is a leading cause of this condition, which can raise the risk of cancer.

Bathroom Reading: What You Can Learn from Your Poop
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Bathroom Reading: What You Can Learn from Your Poop

Get the scoop on what poop color, frequency, shape, and consistency can tell you.

Straight Talk About Diarrhea
Digestive HealthYour Family's Health

Straight Talk About Diarrhea

Diarrhea is a common issue, but not one we enjoy talking about. Learn what causes it, what to do about it, and most important, how to know if it’s serious.

Short Bowel Syndrome Shortchanges Nutrition
Digestive Health

Short Bowel Syndrome Shortchanges Nutrition

Your small intestine doesn’t adequately absorb nutrients from the food you eat.

The Gastroparesis-Diabetes Connection
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The Gastroparesis-Diabetes Connection

Problems occur when food is digested too slowly.

Thwarting the Infamous Stomach Bug Known as E. Coli
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Thwarting the Infamous Stomach Bug Known as E. Coli

Arm yourself for battle with knowledge and good hygiene.

What Do You Know About Diarrhea?
Digestive Health

What Do You Know About Diarrhea?

Take the quiz to find out more about this common digestive problem.

Fermented Foods: Healthy? Or Not?
Heartburn Medications: Weigh the Benefits and Risks
Digestive HealthMedications

Heartburn Medications: Weigh the Benefits and Risks

Are the drugs you’re using the best choice for you?

Does Your Child Cry Over Milk Protein Allergy?
Digestive Health

Does Your Child Cry Over Milk Protein Allergy?

If so, here’s advice to help your child thrive.

Use Your Diet to Help Tame Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

Use Your Diet to Help Tame Irritable Bowel Syndrome

A change in diet may help you manage the symptoms of IBS.

Gut Reaction: Understanding Gallstones
Digestive Health

Gut Reaction: Understanding Gallstones

Know the signs of a gallbladder attack.

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: What’s the Difference?
Oops! Who Passed the Gas?
Digestive Health

Oops! Who Passed the Gas?

Hey, it’s a fact of life, but can passing gas be more than just embarrassing?

Celiac Disease: When Gluten Threatens Your Health
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

Celiac Disease: When Gluten Threatens Your Health

This autoimmune disorder can lead to serious health complications if untreated.

IBD and Colorectal Cancer: What’s the Link?
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IBD and Colorectal Cancer: What’s the Link?

With know-how, you can lower your cancer risk.

How to Live Well with Ulcerative Colitis
Digestive Health

How to Live Well with Ulcerative Colitis

Manage your symptoms and plan ahead so you can enjoy life.

Don’t Let Food Poisoning Ruin Your Appetite
Digestive HealthYour Family's Health

Don’t Let Food Poisoning Ruin Your Appetite

Could those tummy troubles come from harmful germs?

Colon Cleansing: Uncovering the Hidden Dangers
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

Colon Cleansing: Uncovering the Hidden Dangers

Think a colon cleanse is a good idea? Learn about the risks and think again.

Is Your Food Pipe Asking for an Esophageal Stretch?
Constipation: What to Do When You Just Can’t Go
Gluten-Free Diet: Is It Right for You?
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

Gluten-Free Diet: Is It Right for You?

Even though it’s trendy, it’s not for everyone.

Test Your Food Poisoning IQ
Digestive Health

Test Your Food Poisoning IQ

Are you prepared to keep your family safe?

Crohn’s Disease: Assess Your Risk
Digestive Health

Crohn’s Disease: Assess Your Risk

Your medical and family history plays a key role.

Take the Constipation Quiz
Digestive Health

Take the Constipation Quiz

How much do you know about causes and treatments?

Can Probiotics Help Your Gut?
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

Can Probiotics Help Your Gut?

Some good bacteria may improve your digestive health.

The Hidden Dangers of Acid Reflux
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

The Hidden Dangers of Acid Reflux

If you’re popping antacids left and right, it might be time to seek help.

The Hidden Dangers of Acid Reflux
Diet & NutritionDigestive Health

The Hidden Dangers of Acid Reflux

Have Heartburn More than Twice a Week? Maybe It’s Time to Call Your Doctor

Your Body May Be Signaling Crohn’s Disease
Digestive Health

Your Body May Be Signaling Crohn’s Disease

Understanding the “gotta go” disease.

Take Control of Your IBS for a Happier Gut
Bowel Basics: Is it IBS or IBD?
Digestive Health

Bowel Basics: Is it IBS or IBD?

Why the ABCs of IBS and IBD matter for your gut.

Ulcers: More Than Just a Stomach Ache
Digestive Health

Ulcers: More Than Just a Stomach Ache

Could that recurring pain be an ulcer?

Squatty Potty®: Gimmick or Game Changer?

Small Steps

Calm Your Colon

Stress can aggravate irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) symptoms. Destress by getting enough sleep, exercising and using relaxation therapies.

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