PATIENT STORY

Living in the magical moments

From splattering syringes to animals galloping on walls, this team of child life experts paints pediatric hospital rooms with laughter and fun.

September 10, 2015 2

Are your meds robbing you of nutrients?

If you take drugs for high blood pressure, diabetes or reflux, you owe it to yourself to read this.

August 20, 2015 5

After bariatric surgery, behavior determines success

A patient's commitment to lifestyle changes and continued follow-up are key to achieving best results.

August 20, 2015 0

Can cutting certain carbs ease IBS?

Research finds little evidence to support use of elimination diet.

August 14, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

DJ Kim Carson spins a different tune with colon cancer

'It changed my life. It made me realize I don't have unlimited time on this earth and if there's something you want to do, you better do it now.'

August 12, 2015 12

Is your GI tract on track?

Complementary and alternative therapies can help common digestive ailments.

July 19, 2015 3

Celiac disease: Fact or fiction?

The most common genetic disease in Europe is significantly under-diagnosed in the U.S. Here’s what you need to know about celiac disease.

July 8, 2015 0

Weight-loss surgery to control incontinence

If pounds stayed off, bladder control improvement was seen years later.

July 6, 2015 0

Are heartburn meds and heart attack risk linked?

Our experts weigh in on this latest study

July 5, 2015 0

Celiac disease and nerve damage

The two are linked, but our experts say glucose poses a larger threat than gluten.

July 2, 2015 0

Travelers beware: Mutant stomach bug could wreak havoc

Get the 411 before your great escape so you don’t bring back this inadvertent souvenir.

June 12, 2015 0

10 reasons to go vegetarian

You don’t need to be vegan to be healthy. But science tells us that eating fewer animal products can help you avoid many diseases.

June 8, 2015 6