Digestive 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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FDA Warns of Infections From Fecal Transplants After 1 Death

FRIDAY, June 14, 2019 -- Fecal transplants -- transferring fecal matter from a healthy person into an ill person with a compromised "microbiome" -- is an increasingly used new treatment for a variety of ills.

But on Thursday federal health officials announced that a patient died after such a procedure, highlighting the potential for severe infections linked to fecal transplants.

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