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  • The Most Common Signs and Symptoms of Gastrointestinal Disorder

    The Most Common Signs and Symptoms of Gastrointestinal Disorder

    Most people have experienced some sort of gastrointestinal disorder at some point in their lives. Such complaints are often successfully treated with the appropriate medication and dietary changes as well as ensuring complications like dehydration, anemia, or the spread of infection to other parts of the body does not occur.

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  • Tips for Keeping Your Gallbladder Healthy

    Tips for Keeping Your Gallbladder Healthy

    Your gallbladder is a small pear-shaped organ that stores bile which helps in the digestion of fat. Sometimes, due to an improper diet or other factors, your bile may become thick and form gallstones which can cause bloating, pain, nausea, and vomiting. If the symptoms are very severe and frequent, surgical removal of your gallbladder may be necessary.

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  • Maximize Your Success with a Weight Loss System

    Maximize Your Success with a Weight Loss System

    Obesity has reached alarming proportions in the US with over 41% of the population between the ages of 40 to 59 being diagnosed as obese. Whether it is because of genetic causes, unhealthy eating habits, or other circumstances beyond their control, millions of Americans are losing the battle of the bulge. If you find yourself in a similar situation, you can maximize your chances of success with these advanced weight loss systems:

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  • 15 Facts About Hepatitis C

    15 Facts About Hepatitis C

    Hepatitis C is a serious form of hepatitis that can cause significant liver damage. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) about 41,000 people in the US have acute hepatitis C and 3.9 million people have a chronic form of the disease. Here are some interesting facts about hepatitis C:

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  • Exercise Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

    Exercise Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

    Exercising in the summertime can pose certain health risks such as dehydration and sunstroke if you are not careful. Here are some exercise tips to be beat the summer heat:

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  • Benefits of Video Capsule Endoscopy

    Benefits of Video Capsule Endoscopy

    The video capsule endoscopy is a very powerful diagnostic tool that allows your gastroenterologist to examine your intestines for sources of bleeding or any other abnormality. It can be used to diagnose Crohn's disease, inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, small bowel polyps, and other gastrointestinal disorders.

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  • Weight Loss Surgery: Questions & Answers

    Weight Loss Surgery: Questions & Answers

    More than two-thirds of the US population is overweight with about 78 million adults and 12 million children suffering from obesity. Being obese can cause serious medical conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, sleep apnea, and high cholesterol. For many individuals, weight loss surgery offers an effective long-term solution for weight loss.

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  • Top GI Problems Affecting Men (Men’s Health Month)

    Top GI Problems Affecting Men (Men’s Health Month)

    Men in general tend to have less sensitive guts than women; however, women are more likely to visit a doctor when they are sick and therefore have better health & greater life expectancy. The reason for this could be that men are less aware of their symptoms or are unwilling to acknowledge they have health problems. With the month of June designated as Men’s health month, let’s look at some of the top GI problems affecting men:

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  • It’s Almost Summer: Tips to Lose Those Extra Pounds

    It’s Almost Summer: Tips to Lose Those Extra Pounds

    With summer just around the corner, now is the right time take the initiative to lose those extra pounds and get that summer body you have been craving.

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  • 7 Common Digestive Diseases and Treatments

    7 Common Digestive Diseases and Treatments

    If you are like most people, you don’t like talking about your digestive problems. National Digestive Disease Awareness Month is celebrated in May to let people know they don’t have to suffer in silence.

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