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  • How to Prep for a Colonoscopy
    Your Orlando GI doctor at the Digestive and Liver Center will usually request for you to get a colonoscopy to investigate intestinal symptoms. Whether you’re experiencing chronic constipation, rectal bleeding, or Read more
  • 5 Foods to Avoid if You Have IBS
    Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is an intestinal disorder that causes gas, diarrhea, pain in the belly area, and even constipation. Unfortunately, if you do have IBS, you’ll be dealing with Read more
  • Facts About Constipation
    Have you ever had the urge to do #2 in the bathroom, but nothing came out? Oh yeah, we went there. This is called constipation, a condition where there’s difficulty Read more
  • What Are Hemorrhoids?
    What are hemorrhoids? Hemorrhoids are swollen veins on the anus that can get bigger when they’re under pressure. There are external and internal hemorrhoids around the digestive system. Almost 50% Read more
  • Get your Colorectal Cancer Screening at age 45
    Recent guidelines from the American Cancer Society, show that colorectal cancer screening should now start at the age of 45. Why is this you ask? It has been linked to Read more
  • Should You do Intermittent Fasting if You Have IBD or Crohn's?
    Intermittent fasting (IF) has become a popular trend for people wanting to lose weight, regulate their sugar levels, and just to have an overall healthy lifestyle. For those of you Read more
  • Facts About GERD
    What do you think when someone mentions gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)? You may first imagine that it has to do with your digestive system, however GERD is a more serious Read more
  • Tips to Maintain a Healthy Digestive System
    Have you ever wondered why it’s important to have a healthy digestive system? Well, for one thing, it’s responsible for breaking down the nutrients your body needs to function properly Read more
  • What Is Colorectal Cancer?
    Colorectal cancer is the development of a disease in the colon or the rectum. Other names for colorectal cancer are colon cancer, or rectal cancer—depending on where it starts. They’re Read more
  • Did You Know...Florida is #2 in projected CRC deaths in 2021!
    Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. In the early stages of the pandemic, colorectal cancer screening procedures dropped more than 80 percent. According Read more
  • Treating Diverticulitis
    Dealing with diverticulitis? Find out the best ways to get your GI distress under control.  Most people don’t know what diverticulitis is or haven't even heard of it until they’re dealing Read more
  • Why You Need a Liver Doctor
    Proper liver function is critically important to overall health and quality of life. So when you have a malfunctioning liver, you may be suffering from some kind of liver disease, Read more
  • Covid-19 Vaccine -- FAQs
    FAQs on Covid-19 vaccines Read more
  • Did You Know... GI Predictions for 2021
    From Becker’s GI & Colonoscopy Several trends emerged in gastroenterology over the past year that will continue in 2021. Here, six gastroenterologists share their predictions on the future of the specialty: Fred Read more
  • Treating Your Acid Reflux
    Know when you may need to turn to a professional to treat your acid reflux. Acid reflux and heartburn are incredibly common. In fact, everything from a night of eating spicy Read more
  • How To Avoid Hemorrhoids
    Hemorrhoids disrupt your daily life in the most uncomfortable way possible. While they sometimes can be treated at home, your doctor is always best equipped at dealing with them. But Read more

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