Blog Articles

Myths and Facts About Lactose Intolerance

Lactose intolerance can strike people of all ages, and while it’s a very common digestive condition, misconceptions still exist. Get the facts, and if you think you have lactose intolerance, discuss it with us.

Oct 5th, 2020
Managing Your Acid Reflux While You’re Pregnant

Anyone can develop heartburn, but pregnant women are more prone to this uncomfortable digestive issue. Getting relief starts with changes you can make at home, followed by a visit with a gastrointestinal specialist.

Aug 17th, 2020
How to Stay Gluten-Free this Summer

A diagnosis of celiac disease can seem overwhelming. With the guidance of a digestive specialist, you can adapt to a gluten-free diet without feeling like you’re missing out this summer.

Jul 21st, 2020
The Most Common Food Allergies

People with food allergies have an immune system that attacks food proteins. Fortunately, avoiding allergy-triggering foods enables people with food allergies to live a normal life.

May 22nd, 2020
4 Causes of Abdominal Pain

Stomach pain can be more than a mere nuisance that comes and goes without much fuss. Instead, stomach issues may be a sign of ongoing digestive problems. Our gastroenterologists can help you get answers.

Apr 16th, 2020
Coping with Your IBD at Work

If you’re struggling with IBD symptoms that strike while you’re at work, there’s hope. Partnering with a skilled gastroenterologist to create an effective management plan can help curb your IBD so you can focus on what matters most.

Feb 13th, 2020
Your Colonoscopy: 7 Common Myths Debunked

Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death, and in most cases it’s preventable. Getting your colonoscopy screening helps protect you against colon cancer.

Jan 24th, 2020
Five Simple Tips to Prevent Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids are no fun, so we want to share these easy ways to prevent them. If you develop hemorrhoids though, most cases can be treated with practical home remedies, or you can come in to see us for simple medical treatments.

Dec 16th, 2019
Why Heartburn Gets Worse with Age

If you’re reaching for an antacid more frequently as you get older, you’re not alone. Millions of Americans suffer from heartburn, which gets worse with age for many. Here’s why.

Nov 27th, 2019
Popular Fall Foods to Avoid if You Have IBD

Is it chili, pumpkin pie, or sweet potato mash that has you daydreaming about cool fall days when comfort foods are back on the menu? Learn which fall favorites can worsen a flare when you have inflammatory bowel disease.

Oct 31st, 2019