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Colon Cancer Rates Increase Among Younger Adults

Posted on September 06, 2017 by doc_admin

Diagnosis rates, as well as mortality rates, are increasing significantly among people under 55, according to a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association, underscoring the need for early colonoscopies in Brooklyn, NY. The slow but steady mortality increase in patients between 20 and 54 is especially disturbing because these people are generally …

What You Need To Know About Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Posted on September 01, 2017 by doc_admin

Hundreds of thousands of Americans suffer from IBS, a condition which is not curable but is manageable with some of the advanced Irritable Bowel Syndrome treatments available in Brooklyn, NY. IBS also has no known cause, so doctors usually diagnose it based on the symptoms, which include abdominal pain, gas bloating, and abnormal volume (diarrhea …

New Anti-GERD Device Now Available

Posted on August 03, 2017 by doc_admin

Over 9,000 patients around the world have found permanent relief from gastroesophageal acid reflux disease with a small metal ring that’s about the size of a quarter. Advanced acid reflux treatments like the LINX device are available right here in Brooklyn, NY. GERS is a serious problem that affects millions of people each year, but …

Poor Diet Leads To 200 Gallbladder Stones

Posted on August 03, 2017 by doc_admin

For about a decade, 45-year-old Ms. Chen skipped breakfast, ate mostly leftovers, and took her meals at odd hours. Shortly after she checked into Guangji Hospital in Hezhou with “unbearable” abdominal pain, doctors spent over six hours removing 200 gallstones, some of which were egg-sized. Gallbladder stones most commonly occur in overweight women over 40. …

Some Doctors See Better Results From ‘Underwater’ Colonoscopies

Posted on June 12, 2017 by doc_admin

Water exchange colonoscopies, which use H2O instead of air to inflate the colon, slightly improved detection of proximal sessile serrated adenoma, so many doctors now offer both air and water colonoscopies. Underwater colonoscopies also improved polyp detection rates by about 5 percent, mostly in the right colon. However, the water does not seem to help …

Prominent Research Firm Bullish On CRH Medical Shares

Posted on June 12, 2017 by doc_admin

Largely based on the success of the O’Regan Disposable Hemorrhoid Banding System, one of the most successful hemorrhoid treatments in Brooklyn, NY, Zacks Investment advised investors to hold onto their shares, as they were likely to increase in value. While the Vancouver-based company offers other services as well, including anesthesia services, gastrointestinal conditions are its …