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Hemorrhoids

November 19, 2011 1:23 am Published by

Hemorrhoids, or piles, are one of mankind’s most common and nagging disorders. By themselves, hemorrhoids are rarely serious, but they... View Article

Ulcerative Colitis

November 7, 2011 11:20 pm Published by

Author:  Frank W. Jackson, M.D. Ulcerative colitis is a chronic, recurring disease of the large bowel. The large bowel (colon)... View Article

Rectal Bleeding

November 7, 2011 11:17 pm Published by

Author:  Frank W. Jackson, M.D. Rectal bleeding is a sign that something is wrong. It is usually something minor that... View Article

IBS

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

November 7, 2011 10:57 pm Published by

Author:  Frank W. Jackson, M.D. Medically, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is known by a variety of other terms: spastic colon,... View Article

Diarrhea

November 7, 2011 4:02 am Published by

Author:  Frank W. Jackson, M.D. Everyone has diarrhea at one time or another and everyone has their own idea of... View Article

IBD

Crohn’s Disease

November 7, 2011 4:00 am Published by

Author:  Frank W. Jackson, M.D. Crohn’s disease is a chronic, recurrent inflammatory disease of the intestinal tract. The intestinal tract... View Article

Constipation

November 7, 2011 3:55 am Published by

Author:  Frank W. Jackson, M.D. Constipation can be defined as infrequent or hard pellet stools, or difficulty in evacuating stool.... View Article

IBD

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

October 26, 2011 12:16 am Published by

UNDERSTANDING IBD What is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? The term inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a category of gastrointestinal illnesses... View Article