Gastrointestinal Health

Know Your Risk for Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal cancer is the third-leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States. That’s why all adults aged 50 and older — and some younger adults, depending on their risk factors — should receive regular colorectal screenings, including a colonoscopy. Take a free online risk assessment from Tanner now to know your risk.

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Tanner Gastroenterology Care
Gastroenterologists specialize in the care of your gastrointestinal tract, as well as the pancreas and liver. At Tanner Gastroenterology Care, board-certified physicians can screen for a variety of disorders and conditions, and provide you with compassionate treatment and effective relief of your gastrointestinal symptoms.

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GERD? Consider a Surgical Solution
Are you suffering from GERD? José Espinel, MD, offers a surgical solution.
 
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Gastrointestinal Health

Probiotics have become a trendy dietary supplement, with more and more people popping bacteria-laden capsules to try to improve their gut health.

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Gastrointestinal Health

The sun you get when you mow the lawn or run errands could protect you against colon cancer, new research shows.

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Gastrointestinal Health

Getting a colonoscopy or an endoscopy may be riskier than you thought.

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Gastrointestinal Health

A belt that wraps around your stomach and listens for the telltale sounds of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) may make it easier to spot the notoriously elusive disease.

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Gastrointestinal Health

By having patients swallow a blue dye tablet as part of colonoscopy prep, doctors can boost their chances of catching telltale signs of cancer, new research suggests.

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Gastrointestinal Health

Most people should now begin colorectal cancer screening at age 45, say new guidelines that were spurred by the rising rate of the disease among younger Americans.

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