Quick Guide to Colorful Eating That Will Help Improve Colon and Overall Health

Did you know that you can reduce your risk of colon cancer by eating a colorful plate of fruits and veggies? According to researchers at Loma Linda University in California who analyzed the dietary habits of more than 70,000 people, those who ate a vegetarian diet had a 22% lower risk of colorectal cancer than those who weren’t vegetarians[...]

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Manhattan Gastroenterology Runs Facebook Fitbit Contest to Spread Colorectal Cancer Awareness

In recognition of National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, we encourage you to get screened for colorectal cancer! Colorectal cancer is preventable, treatable and beatable. In addition to getting screened, you can reduce your risk of colorectal cancer by staying at a healthy weight, exercising, eating less red meat, consuming alcohol in moderation and not smoking.[...]

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Anal Cancer: Are You at Risk?

Your “anal health” probably doesn’t come up in most routine doctor visits, but many people are at an increased risk for anal cancer, specifically those who have HIV, men who have sex with men, and women who have had precancerous changes found on routine pap screening. Over the past three decades, the incidence of anal cancer[...]

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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 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.