Posts fromMay 2019

  • Colon Cleanse FAQs: Risks, Benefits & More

    Colon Cleanse FAQs: Risks, Benefits & More

    There are many buzzwords in the health world today, such as “detox” and “cleanse.” Often times, these terms can be misleading. Quite simply, your body is meant to do these things naturally, and if it’s having trouble, the best thing you can do is...

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  • Why Hepatitis C Is a Threat to Baby Boomers

    Why Hepatitis C Is a Threat to Baby Boomers

    Hepatitis C is a potentially dangerous, life-threatening virus with few symptoms. In fact, there may be thousands of adults walking around with this virus who don’t even realize it. Baby boomers face the highest risk of infection and the CDC...

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  • New Guidelines for Ulcerative Colitis

    New Guidelines for Ulcerative Colitis

    Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an inflammatory bowel disease that is affecting more and more people worldwide. Because the management of this chronic gastrointestinal disorder has become more complex, The American College of Gastroenterology has...

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  • Success of the 2019 Guts and Butts 5K

    Success of the 2019 Guts and Butts 5K

    The five-year survival rate of colon cancer when detected in the early stages is around 90 percent, meaning most cases of colon cancer can be cured, provided patients get their colonoscopy screening when they should. The high success of early...

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  • Is a Soda a Day Okay?

    Is a Soda a Day Okay?

    Maybe you’ve worked really hard to limit your consumption of soda. In fact, you pat yourself on the back because you’ve gotten down to just one can a day. You’ve heard the warnings about high fructose corn syrup and remember to read your labels,...

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