Gastrointestinal Health News and Research

Latest Gastrointestinal Health News and Research

Surgical myectomy gives fresh start to patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Surgical myectomy gives fresh start to patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Women's preference for female colonoscopists hinders colon cancer screening

Women's preference for female colonoscopists hinders colon cancer screening

Cannabis drugs may benefit those with bowel disease

Cannabis drugs may benefit those with bowel disease

Study findings will help early detection and treatment of hyperglycemic diabetes

Study findings will help early detection and treatment of hyperglycemic diabetes

Good bacteria helps ease symptoms of ulcerative colitis

Good bacteria helps ease symptoms of ulcerative colitis

Loyola researchers hope that zoledronic acid will be effective and safe for patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD)

Loyola researchers hope that zoledronic acid will be effective and safe for patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD)

Mixture of 8 bacteria (VSL#3) for 6 weeks helps ulcerative colitis

Mixture of 8 bacteria (VSL#3) for 6 weeks helps ulcerative colitis

Alendronate combined with calcium and vitamin D almost completely prevented further bone loss in the first 4 months afte liver transplant

Alendronate combined with calcium and vitamin D almost completely prevented further bone loss in the first 4 months afte liver transplant

Camera-guided surgery through small incisions works better than conventional surgery for colon cancer

Camera-guided surgery through small incisions works better than conventional surgery for colon cancer

Blood testing links common foods and irritable bowel syndrome

Blood testing links common foods and irritable bowel syndrome

Research explains one of the fundamental mysteries of multiple sclerosis

Research explains one of the fundamental mysteries of multiple sclerosis

Found! - mutant viruses that laid NSW low with gastro

Found! - mutant viruses that laid NSW low with gastro

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) may be associated with more cases of cancers than previously thought

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) may be associated with more cases of cancers than previously thought

FDA approves treatment for diarrhea caused by Cryptosporidium infection

FDA approves treatment for diarrhea caused by Cryptosporidium infection

European working time directive may put doctors' and patients' lives at risk

European working time directive may put doctors' and patients' lives at risk

Survey highlights need for primary care guidance on NSAID use

Survey highlights need for primary care guidance on NSAID use

Study sheds light on endometriosis pain

Study sheds light on endometriosis pain

Multiple sclerosis drug Tysabri could be back on the market later in the year

Multiple sclerosis drug Tysabri could be back on the market later in the year

Patients with cancer of the esophagus benefit from new technique developed by OHSU surgeons

Patients with cancer of the esophagus benefit from new technique developed by OHSU surgeons

Drinking cranberry juice may fight that tummy bug

Drinking cranberry juice may fight that tummy bug