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[...]

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Coffee & Your Digestion

What a Daily Cup of Coffee Does to Your Digestion It’s true that many doctors today, including Manhattan GI doctors, discourage their patients from drinking coffee. Is it because of the caffeine? Is decaffeinated coffee healthier? Can that daily cup of coffee (or two or three) really affect your digestion? [...]

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Can Lactose Intolerance Develop with Age?

Although lactose intolerance usually begins when you’re around age two, it isn’t until you reach adolescence or adulthood that the symptoms typically appear. In fact, the condition is more likely to appear in adults, and the older you get, the more likely it is that you’ll discover you’re lactose intolerant. Lactose intolerance is a condition best described as the inability to [...]

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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 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.