Gastrohepatic Disorders Resource Center

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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.

Boosting Colon Cancer Screenings

Rates for colon cancer screening increased by nearly 40% after complimentary stool kits were mailed to patients.

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

CRC Resection Morbidity, Mortality Still Higher for Elderly

Despite an overall improved mortality seen during the past 10 years, advancing age is associated with higher morbidity and mortality in colorectal cancer resection.

Chronic Pancreatitis Ups Risk of Comorbidities, Cancer Death

Individuals with chronic pancreatitis (CP) are at higher risk for cancer death and other comorbidities than those without CP.

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Elevates Barrett's Esophagus Risk

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is independently associated with increased risk of Barrett's esophagus.

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