When Was Your Last Colon Cancer Screening?

When Was Your Last Colon Cancer Screening? Cancer that begins in the rectum or the colon is called colorectal cancer, or colon cancer for short. It affects all ethnic and racial types equally, but it is most common in people over the age of 50. It’s the third most common cancer in both men and women and the second leading cause of cancer deaths[...]

Regularity: Just Enough of a Good Thing?

Regularity: Just Enough of a Good Thing? If you’re dealing with digestive issues, it sometimes can seem that you’re walking a tightrope between not enough bowel regularity and too much regularity. If you’re experiencing the uncomfortable feeling of constipation, you can take medication or supplement your[...]

Why Gluten May Be Making You Sick

Why Gluten May Be Making You Sick Gluten is a protein naturally found in wheat, barley and rye. It’s a main ingredient in breads and pastas, but it’s also found in a wide range of other products. Sensitivity to gluten, known as gluten intolerance, is a condition that affects about one in 20 people in the United States[...]

7 Habits of Healthy People

It’s spring and exercise buffs are running through Central Park, hiking its trails and cycling its edges. Even though you didn’t see as many of them during the winter, rest assured they were there. Healthy people don’t take time off. They practice good health every day. It’s a part of their routine.[...]

DISCLAIMER

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

The information on this website is to provide general guidance. In no way does any of the information provided reflect definitive medical advice and self diagnoses should not be made based on information obtained online. It is important to consult a best in class gastroenterologist regarding ANY and ALL symptoms or signs as it may a sign of a serious illness or condition. A thorough consultation and examination should ALWAYS be performed for an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan. Be sure to call a physician or call our office today and schedule a consultation.

DISCLAIMER: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
The information on this website is to provide general guidance. In no way does any of the information provided reflect definitive medical advice and self diagnoses should not be made based on information obtained online. It is important to consult a best in class gastroenterologist regarding ANY and ALL symptoms or signs including abdominal pain, hemorrhoids or anal / rectal bleeding as it may a sign of a serious illness or condition. A thorough consultation and examination should ALWAYS be performed for an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan. Be sure to call a physician or call our office today and schedule a consultation.