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What Causes Reflux?

What Causes Reflux?

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Acid reflux is a common condition that happens when the acids in your stomach move up into your esophagus, the tube that transfers food from your throat to your stomach.

What To Do To Prepare For A Colonoscopy

What To Do To Prepare For A Colonoscopy

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
A colonoscopy is an effective way to accurately detect any changes or abnormalities within the colon.

When Should I See A GI Doctor?

When Should I See A GI Doctor?

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
If you are experiencing symptoms, such as frequent bloating, heartburn, abdominal cramps, or a sudden urge to visit the bathroom after a meal, it may be time to seek the expertise of a GI Doctor.

Signs of a Gallbladder Issue

Signs of a Gallbladder Issue

by Aaron Glueck (SU)
The gallbladder is a pear-shaped organ found under the liver on the right side of the upper abdominal cavity. Its function is to store and concentrate bile created by the liver. The bile is essential for breaking up fats for digestion and it drains waste from the liver into the small intestine.

Treating Ulcers

Treating Ulcers

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Ulcers in the stomach are painful sores that form in the stomach lining. Your stomach has digestive juices necessary to digest the food you eat.

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