Should you be concerned if your toddler swallows too many popcorn kernels? Pediatric gastroenterologist Deborah Goldman, MD, answers this commonly question.
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From irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) to gynecological issues and diverticulitis, find out the common causes of lower abdominal pain and when to seek medical attention.
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Attention women. Do you feel more aches and pains as you age? Research shows that women (regardless of age) experience pain more often and differently than men do. Learn more!
A “smart” pill can help your doctor diagnose gastroparesis, a condition that reduces your stomach’s ability to empty properly. Find out how the pill works.
Gastroparesis is rapidly becoming a more common diagnosis. This mysterious illness reduces the ability of the stomach to empty its contents. It can be especially detrimental to people with diabetes. Learn more.