What is colorectal cancer? Colorectal Cancer is the combined name of colon cancer and rectal cancer, located in the body's digestive system.
In this video, Dr. Roshini Raj explains some important signs of colorectal cancer, as well as any risk factors of colorectal cancer.
Screening not only helps find early stage colorectal cancer but can also prevent some other cancers. Tests include a fecal occult blood test (FOBT), f
If your doctor finds signs of cancer you may be referred to a specialist like a gastroenterologist, oncologist or surgeon. If the cancer is small, you
In this episode of True Life Story, Brooke shares her personal experience of her battle with Stage 4 colon cancer.
Constipation is a common problem with more than 4 million Americans suffering from the condition. Many don't know what to do when they are constipated.
Constipation can be very uncomfortable. In this video, learn how to relieve constipation by adhering to a constipation diet with high fiber foods.
Constipation treatments can vary. Lifestyle changes could work for you, but many use constipation medication like laxatives to aid in their treatment.
Can’t go #2? Steer clear of these constipating foods.
Dr. Felder explains what Crohn's Disease is and provides important information about the disease. Crohn's Disease is an inflammatory bowel disease.
Dr. Felder, a Gastroenterologist who specializes in Crohn's Disease, explains different Crohn's Disease symptoms as well as what the causes may be.
Before a doctor can pinpoint a Crohn's Disease diagnosis, they have to know what the patient's symptoms are and perform certain tests like a CT scan.
Dr. Joseph Felder, a Gastroenterologist who specializes in Crohn's disease, talks about Crohn's disease treatment and medications one can take.
Dr. Joseph Felder gives you four tips to manage Crohn's disease and explains how to implement each of these into your daily life.
Alison Feller is a runner, writer, and Crohn's disease advocate and she talks about her experience blogging about her life with Crohn's disease.
Ali discusses her experience with Crohn's disease treatment and how clinical trials have helped reduce her symptoms and keep her active.
Ali talks about the support systems in her life as she fights Crohn's disease. These game changers have supported her along the way no matter what.
Ali Feller, a Crohn's disease patient, speaks about her running blog and how it helped motivate her to stay fit despite the disease.
Sometimes what may feel like heartburn is actually a serious disease called GERD (gastro esophageal reflux disease).Gerd can lead to cancer!
Treating heartburn or GERD involves OTC or prescription medications. OTC antacids are used for heartburn while H-2 receptor blocker is used for GERD.
Dr. Raj explains ways to alleviate symptoms of heartburn, GERD or acid reflux such as losing weight, eating smaller portions & avoiding trigger foods
Hear the symptoms and treatment options this patient experienced when dealing with acid reflux, heartburn and GERD for years.
The signs your stomach problems are more serious than you think.
Worried you have IBD? Here's what tests you'll need.
Irritable Bowl Syndrome (IBS) is a painful and frustrating condition. Some irritable bowel syndrome symptoms often include bloating and discomfort.
In this video, Dr. Mark Babyatsky explains diagnosing irritable bowel syndrome and treating irritable bowel syndrome, such as dietary changes.
A clue to what your #2 says about you.
Some colitis symptoms are easy to overlook.
Learn about the triggers for this inflammatory bowel disease.
Use this info to keep colitis flare-ups at bay.
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