Gastrointestinal Health News and Research

Latest Gastrointestinal Health News and Research

High-resolution images reveal the molecular rearrangements that rotavirus uses to break into cells

High-resolution images reveal the molecular rearrangements that rotavirus uses to break into cells

Paracentesis performed in an outpatient setting by gastrointestinal endoscopy assistants is safe

Paracentesis performed in an outpatient setting by gastrointestinal endoscopy assistants is safe

Physicians today perform more colonoscopies than necessary

Physicians today perform more colonoscopies than necessary

New pill-size camera travels beyond other scope procedures to reveal gastrointestinal disorders in small intestines that often go unseen

New pill-size camera travels beyond other scope procedures to reveal gastrointestinal disorders in small intestines that often go unseen

Correlation between HCV viral load and severity of liver disease

Correlation between HCV viral load and severity of liver disease

As the saying goes “breast milk is best”

As the saying goes “breast milk is best”

New alternative offered by physicians to help patients who suffer from heartburn

New alternative offered by physicians to help patients who suffer from heartburn

Chemotherapy and supportive care are a winning combination

Chemotherapy and supportive care are a winning combination

New drug application for cilansetron, an investigational product for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

New drug application for cilansetron, an investigational product for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

Celiac disease may affect 3 million Americans, ten times higher than previous estimates

Celiac disease may affect 3 million Americans, ten times higher than previous estimates

New educational campaign on celiac disease

New educational campaign on celiac disease

New risk factors associated with inflammatory bowel disease

New risk factors associated with inflammatory bowel disease

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

Results from study of Rituxan in rheumatoid arthritis show promise

New study challenges current thinking about varied response to hepatitis C treatment in different racial groups

New study challenges current thinking about varied response to hepatitis C treatment in different racial groups

Human Genome Sciences has begun dosing patients with chronic hep C drug

Human Genome Sciences has begun dosing patients with chronic hep C drug

Mothers who are concerned about their own health may unwittingly be passing their anxieties on to their children

Mothers who are concerned about their own health may unwittingly be passing their anxieties on to their children

Significant symptom relief reported in clinical trial patients with irritable bowel syndrome

Significant symptom relief reported in clinical trial patients with irritable bowel syndrome

Pulsed-dye laser surgery for voice disorders better all round

Pulsed-dye laser surgery for voice disorders better all round

Causes of hepatitis and potential therapies that may improve care presented in study

Causes of hepatitis and potential therapies that may improve care presented in study

Accurate and effective new methods for diagnosis of Inflammatory bowel diseases

Accurate and effective new methods for diagnosis of Inflammatory bowel diseases