November 22, 2018
A colonoscopy is an essential part of preventative care, so give the gift of time by accompanying your parent or relative to a colon cancer screening.
Lack of transportation is a major barrier in healthcare, especially among those who are elderly or poor. Transportation barriers lead...
October 11, 2018
If you have been diagnosed with colon cancer or have recently had a colonoscopy, we want to hear your story.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to focus on breast cancer education, screening and prevention. Of all the awareness initiatives we observe throughout the...
September 11, 2018
You can choose to view a colonoscopy as a feared or dreaded task in your life — or as a milestone.
Growing older has its advantages. As you age, you accumulate knowledge and expertise, and your family begins to look to you as a source of...
August 29, 2018
Now that the kids are in school, it’s time to schedule that GI appointment or procedure you’ve been delaying.
A gastroenterologist visit probably doesn’t sound as appealing as meeting a friend for coffee, but it’ll do more for...
August 16, 2018
Often the terms irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and irritable bowel disease (IBD) are used interchangeably, but these two conditions are distinct from one another.Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
IBS is a common condition that affects 25 percent of Americans and up to 15 percent of the world&rsquo...