Did you know colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States? According to the American Cancer Society, colon cancer will cause around 51,020 deaths in 2019.
Colorectal cancer is one of the few cancers that can be prevented through screening, yet it remains the third-leading cause of cancer death in both men and women in the US. Learn more about prevention and treatment.
Maybe indulging in a plate of pasta covered in your favorite creamy sauce sends you to the bathroom for several hours of diarrhea; or the pain in your abdomen after you sink your teeth into a juicy steak. Learn the meaning behind these gut feelings.
Olympic swimmer, Kathleen Baker, recently shared with the world her battle with Crohn’s disease, a disease that plagues nearly 700,000 Americans. Learn more about the warning signs, and the risks associated with this disease.
Heartburn is very common, can strike people of all ages and any kind of medical history and should be taken seriously.
While Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are both chronic, inflammatory bowel diseases, they do have some significant differences. Review the various symptoms and learn what treatment options are available.
Did you know that this year alone there will be 95,000 new cases of colon cancer diagnosed and another 39,000 cases of rectal cancer? Learn how you can help to increase awareness.
Nothing can hinder quality of life more than irregularity and pain in digestion and bowel movements. You’re not alone. Recent studies show that 10 to 15 percent of adults suffer from Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
You might shudder when your doctor tells you it’s time for a colonoscopy. But, the bottom line is it’s safe and pretty simple.
The liver disease Hepatitis C has become one of those silent health threats that some have labeled a national epidemic. An estimated 3.2 million Americans are infected with the virus, but only 1.6 million are diagnosed.