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Digestive Disorders

Digestive disorders occur when your stomach and digestive tract do not process what you ingest correctly. These disorders differ in severity, and are not always necessarily lifelong ordeals. Most digestive disorders have similar and subtle symptoms, generally revolving around an upset stomach of varying degrees.

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Fight Colon Cancer Risk with 7 Healthy Habits

By Lara Hamilton RDN, CDE

The American Institute of Cancer Research estimates that 50% of U.S. colorectal cancers could be prevented by eating well, moving more and staying lean. Learn how simple lifestyle choices and preventive screenings may decrease your risk of colorectal cancer.

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer & Digestive Disorders

The Colonoscopy Survival Guide

By DuPage Medical Group Gastroenterology

We’ve all heard the horror stories associated with the dreaded colonoscopy screening. There are ways to make the procedure more comfortable, and the bottom line is that you are taking a step to prevent the 2nd leading cause of cancer death in the U.S.

Topics and Subtopics: Digestive Disorders & General Health

How Do I Know if I Need a Colonoscopy?

By DuPage Medical Group Gastroenterology

Colonoscopies are your best defense against colorectal cancer. Make sure you know what preventive options are available and when the right age is to start focusing on your digestive health.

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer , Diagnostic Testing , Digestive Disorders , General Health & Health & Diet

Understanding Esophageal Cancer

By Dr. Rameez Alasadi

Esophageal Cancer is a disease that results from cancer cells forming in the esophagus – the muscular tube that carries food from the mouth to the stomach.

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer & Digestive Disorders

Is IBS A Pain In Your Stomach? 5 Tips to Control Your IBS

By DuPage Medical Group Gastroenterology

Find long-term solutions for your IBS by making simple lifestyle changes.

Topics and Subtopics: Digestive Disorders

Barrett's Esophagus

By DuPage Medical Group Gastroenterology

Barrett’s Esophagus is a pre-cancerous condition affecting the lining of the esophagus, which is the swallowing tube that carries solid food and liquids from the mouth to the stomach.

Topics and Subtopics: Digestive Disorders

Colorectal Cancer Q&A

By DMG Gastroenterology & Surgery

Learn more about colorectal cancer (cancer of colon and rectum) with DuPage Medical Group specialists Kashyap Katwala, MD and Rafi Ali, MD board certified in gastroenterology, and Ciarán Bradley, MD, MA, board certified in surgery and surgical oncology.

Topics and Subtopics: Cancer & Digestive Disorders

Gallstones

By Dr. Devata

Gallstones are located in the gallbladder, which is an organ attached to the liver. The gallbladder stores bile which is used in digestion. Many people are told they have gallstones and are worried about what to do about them.

Topics and Subtopics: Digestive Disorders

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