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Repeat endotherapy for small-intestine vascular lesions

Satoshi Shinozaki, MD, PhD from Jichi Medical University and Shinozaki Medical Clinic in Tochigi, Japan discusses his Original Article “Favorable long-term outcomes of repeat endotherapy for small-intestine vascular lesions by double-balloon endoscopy.” 322 more words


Nanojuice: Getting a Real-Time View of GI Motility

For those of you who love to try new juices, you’ve probably checked out acai, goji berry, and maybe even cold-pressed kale. But have you heard of nanojuice? 649 more words


Evolutionary Aspects of Obesity, Insulin Resistance, and Cardiovascular Risk

Spreadbury and Samis have a review-type article in Current Cardiovascular Risk Reports. Here’s the abstract:

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is still virtually absent in those rare populations with minimal Western dietary influence. 682 more words

Paleo Diet

Benefits and Risks of Ulcerative Colitis Surgery

Surgery is an ulcerative colitis treatment option that many decide on.

When traditional medications for ulcerative colitis no longer work, surgery can be an effective option. 645 more words

Your Body

Foul Fowl

Chicken intestines

This week I’ll inform you on a bird’s intestines, namely, the chicken’s.  A chicken’s intestines occupy the posterior (or caudal) part of the body. 204 more words

What is Gastroparesis?

I would like to ask you all to take a moment to become educated and informed about an uncommon disease. My world has been turned upside down for a while now. 371 more words