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While seeking help for symptoms of a hiatal hernia, Nathan Emmons was shocked to learn that he had blocked arteries in his heart. Read how his care team worked quickly to restore the blood flow.
Food intolerances are common, but people often confuse intolerance with allergies. Learn how to distinguish between the two.
A gluten-free diet helps manage symptoms of celiac disease and other medical conditions associated with gluten. Find out how it can affect your overall nutritional needs.
Do you know your gut houses up to 1,000 different species of bacteria? Read the two ways to keep your gut health in balance with foods you may already eat every day.
Colon cancer is the No. 3 cancer diagnosed in the U.S. Polyps are a key culprit, but often don't cause symptoms. In this Q&A, learn 6 things you should know about polyps.
Taking collagen, turmeric and melatonin is popular now, but that doesn’t mean they're right for you. Ask yourself these 3 questions before you take a supplement.
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, can be a frustrating diagnosis. There is no clear evidence that one trigger alone causes problems. Learn about ways you can manage IBD.
The holiday season's activities can lead to an uninvited guest: norovirus. Follow these tips decrease your risk of becoming infected with this contagious virus that causes gastrointestinal symptoms.
Two-thirds of people with gallstones don't experience any symptoms. But when gallstones cause a blockage, signs and symptoms can occur. Find out what symptoms to watch for and simple steps to reduce your risk.
Few people look forward to having a colonoscopy, and scheduling was a manual, time-intense process. Learn how a team used AI to streamline the process and reduce wait time.
Stress and lifestyle factors can lead to heartburn — a burning sensation or pain caused by acid reflux. Simple lifestyle modifications and medication can take the burn out of heartburn.
You may have heard about "healthy" bacteria called probiotics. Do they really help with gut health and digestive issues? Find out what to do before you start taking probiotics.