Gastrohepatic Disorders Resource Center

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Streptococcus bovis and CRC

The gastrointestinal tract is home to an extensive collection of bacterial species that provide crucial digestive and immunologic functions.

Celiac Disease and CAD: Increased Risk?

Individuals with celiac disease may be at a two-fold increased risk of coronary artery disease compared to the general population.

The 'GIST' of Tumor Treatment

Although imatinib is the current standard of care for gastrointestinal stromal tumors, other therapies are proving to be effective.

Bowel Cleansing and Colon Cancer

Bowel preparation plays a key role in deciding when to schedule follow-up screening for colorectal cancer.

Crohn's Disease and Cancer Risk

Crohn's disease can be challenging to manage, and may come with an increased risk for cancer.

Bovine Colostrum: Multiple Uses?

Bovine colostrum is being studied as a wound-healing agent, an antimicrobial, and an anticancer therapy.

Chart: GERD Management Algorithm

Review this chart for quick information when you need it.

Coupons and Patient Assistance

Pass along free prescription and OTC drug coupons, vouchers, and rebates to help reduce your patients' healthcare costs.

Videos

News

GLP-1 Slows Hypoglycemia-Induced Gastric Emptying

For healthy subjects, exogenous glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) attenuates hypoglycemia-induced acceleration of gastric emptying.

Rates of Interval Cancers in CRC Patients

Six percent of patients with colorectal cancer (CRC) have interval cancers, which develop within six to 60 months of colonoscopy.

Streptococcus bovis and CRC: What's the Connection?

Presence of a particular biotype of the Streptococcus bovis bacterium can be an indicator of a GI malignancy.

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