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"Let's talk bowels."

What are some common causes of a bowel obstruction? Think “A-B-C”:


Bulge (i.e. hernia)

Cancer OR Crohn’s

How do you know if a bowel loop is dilated? 91 more words


Digestive System

When you eat, your food gets broken down by a system of organs inside your body. This system is called the digestive system.

Role of the Digestive System: 507 more words

Life Science

Study supports gluten-free diet in potential celiac disease patients ( 2010 )

Public release date: 15-Dec-2010


Findings from a new study of 141 adults add to an ongoing medical debate over which patients with symptoms of celiac disease should go on a gluten-free diet. 293 more words

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