5 myths (and surprising facts) about colon cancer

Think you’re not at risk for colon cancer? Think again. If you have a colon, you’re at risk. Get the facts.

April 5, 2015 0

Your digestive system, from beginning … to end

5 steps from your mouth to, well, you know.

April 1, 2015 4
PATIENT STORY

How high is your colorectal cancer risk?

Priscilla Charlesworth, colon cancer survivor, advises lowering risk by making lifestyle changes earlier.

March 20, 2015 0

Yuck! Avoid drinking beer pong brew

Researchers find that pingpong balls used in popular drinking game become bacterial missiles.

March 17, 2015 1

Childhood checks could spot celiac 

This gastrointestinal illness typically slows height and weight gains.

March 9, 2015 0

Go away, stomachaches!

Help your kiddo avoid tummy troubles, and find out when you should go to a doctor.

March 6, 2015 0

U.S. dietary guidelines take aim at sugar

Nutritionists continue to endorse fruits, vegetables and unsaturated fats.

February 25, 2015 0

What’s worse – the cure or the disease?

Antibiotics may impact the development of more disease types than previously believed.

February 20, 2015 0

Friday Food Rule

Eat your colors.

February 13, 2015 0

Top 10 ways to prevent GERD

The good news: it is possible – if you’re willing to make a few healthy lifestyle changes.

February 11, 2015 0

What is GERD?

GERD happens when gastric acid from your stomach backs up into your food pipe or esophagus.

February 10, 2015 0

Researchers learning more about deadly pancreatic cancer

FDA hopes targeted drug research will lead to 'big break.'

February 8, 2015 0