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  • Tips to Prevent Holiday Weight Gain

    Tips to Prevent Holiday Weight Gain

    Fun & feasting during the holiday season can quickly result in undesirable weight gain if you are not careful. What’s worse is according to research statistics, the pounds you put on during the holidays are the most difficult to lose.

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  • The Most Common Liver Problems and How to Avoid Them

    The Most Common Liver Problems and How to Avoid Them

    Your liver is one of the largest organs in your body. It is present just behind your ribcage on the right side of your abdomen. Everything you eat, drink, breathe, or absorb through your skin eventually reaches your liver

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  • Recognizing the Symptoms of Gallstones

    Recognizing the Symptoms of Gallstones

    Pain from a gallbladder attack can come on suddenly and be downright scary! That’s why recognizing symptoms of gallstones can help you stay calm and seek appropriate treatment.

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  • GERD Awareness Week

    GERD Awareness Week

    Almost everyone experiences heartburn at some point in their lives. However, if your heartburn symptoms occur on a weekly basis or do not resolve with medications, you may be suffering from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

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  • Obalon Balloon Weight Loss System: What Are You Waiting For?

    Obalon Balloon Weight Loss System: What Are You Waiting For?

    Today, more Americans are aware of the importance of maintaining a healthy body mass index. Despite this, many people find that they are unable to lose weight no matter what they do.

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  • What to Expect at Your First Gastroenterology Consultation

    What to Expect at Your First Gastroenterology Consultation

    Are you anxious about your first appointment with a gastroenterologist? What to expect at your first gastroenterology consultation would really depend on your symptoms, but for the most part, it is quite like visiting your regular doctor.

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  • Can You Become Lactose Intolerant at Any Age?

    Can You Become Lactose Intolerant at Any Age?

    As newborn babies, we are almost totally dependent on milk for sustenance and our bodies produce plenty of the enzyme lactase, which is necessary for digestion of lactose - a type of sugar present in milk.

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  • National Celiac Awareness Day

    National Celiac Awareness Day

    Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder that damages the lining of your small intestine, interferes with the absorption of vital nutrients, and can cause serious complications. In children, it may manifest as a bloated stomach, poor appetite, chronic diarrhea, muscle wasting, and a failure to thrive.

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  • Tips to Avoid the Most Common Digestive Problems

    Tips to Avoid the Most Common Digestive Problems

    Digestive problems can often be a source of embarrassment. Most people are hesitant to admit they have a problem, let alone seek treatment.

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  • What is Gastroparesis and am I at risk?

    What is Gastroparesis and am I at risk?

    The month of August is devoted to raising awareness about gastroparesis – a misunderstood condition that can have a devastating effect on your quality of life.

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