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Diet and Nutrition Tips for Ulcerative Colitis Patients

Many folks who suffer from Ulcerative Colitis, a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), have different triggers for flare-ups. ...

Sleep Loss May Increase the Risk of Ulcerative Colitis

It’s no mystery that failing to get enough sleep — about seven to eight hours each night — can make ...

The Top 10 Signs & Symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis affects an estimated 600,000 Americans. ...

Patients With Ulcerative Colitis Show Improvement With New Drug

According to a clinical trial, more patients with an inflammatory disease of the bowels responded to autoimmune disorder drugs than ...

7 Essential Tips for Living with Colitis

Given that we’ve now entered Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week, it seems appropriate to explore some useful tips for managing ...

Looking Up 6 Reasons to Get a Colonoscopy

Just the word colonoscopy alone is enough to make some adults uncomfortable, but the truth is it does a lot ...

12 Causes of Left Lower Quadrant Pain in Men and Women

Abdominal pain is a common ailment that just about everyone will experience at least once in his or her lifetime. ...

6 Health Conditions that Go Hand-in-Hand with Psoriasis

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month. A time when we do our best to help educate and dispell myths surrounding the chronic skin ...

10 Causes of Blood in the Stool

Blood in the stool typically means an individual is bleeding somewhere in their digestive system.  The occurrence can be frightening ...

12 Causes of Acute Pelvic Pain in Women

Acute pelvic pain may be defined as pain inferior (below) to the belly button and superior (above) to the legs ...

10 Risk Factors for Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a disease characterized by the progressive thinning and weakening of bone, which is represented clinically by the loss ...

Top 12 Cancers in the United States

Cancer is characterized by the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells.  Cancer may be caused by genetic mutations, as ...

6 Surprising Risk Factors for Kidney Stones

If you’ve ever had the pleasure (NOT) of passing a kidney stone, you already know that something tiny—a solid mass ...

The Top 10 Causes of Lower Right Abdominal Pain

Abdominal pain is a common reason to visit the doctor, whether in an office or emergency department visit. ...

Don’t Ignore These Bowel Cancer Warning Signs

According to the American Cancer Association, bowel cancer is among the five most common cancers among men and women in ...