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Acid Reflux Got You Down?

Posted 8/25/2017 by UHBlog

Acid Reflux Got You Down?

These diet and lifestyle changes may provide relief.

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Ready? Set? Gotta Go!

Posted 8/16/2017 by UHBlog

Ready? Set? Gotta Go!

Don’t let irritable bowel syndrome sideline you.

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Gas Mask: What Your Flatulence Says about Your Health

Posted 4/7/2017 by UHBlog

What Your Flatulence Says about Your Health

While flatulence can be embarrassing, it’s usually just a sign of your digestive system at work.

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What’s the Scoop on Poop

Posted 12/30/2016 by UHBlog

What’s the Scoop on Poop?

Changes in color, consistency or frequency of bowel movements can indicate underlying health issues.

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Get Up and Go: Getting Help With Your Constipation

Posted 3/18/2016 by UHBlog

Learn how to recognize and treat constipation. Ask us. If your get up and go has got up and gone, chances are you are constipated. “Almost everyone will suffer from irregular bowel movements at some point in their lives, especially seniors,” says gastroenterologist Jason de Roulet, MD. “Poor diet and an inactive lifestyle are the biggest culprits. Common medications like narcotics and antidepressants could also cause irregularity--and the more medications you take, the higher ...

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What's So Funny About Farting?

Posted 4/22/2015 by UHBlog

If you're worried about excessive gas, see your doctor. Do you break wind? Cut the cheese? Pass gas? Whatever you call it, do you know the average person passes gas at least 13 to 20 times a day? Gas is caused by the food we eat, which breaks down in our intestines as part of the digestive process. The most common causes of gas include: High-fiber foods Swallowed air Artificial food additives Food intolerances For such a natural part of our digestion, adolescents – espe...

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