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Hi everyone: I made it through the colonoscopy and EGD! It was a rough time; I’ll be very honest. So glad it’s over and now can move on to the… 85 more words


Jimmy Kimmel Takes Katie Couric To His Colonoscopy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel’s audience got to see more of the host than usual when he had his first colonoscopy.

The talk show host brought Katie Couric along for the test, which aired on Tuesday’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” She was with him before and after the examination. 79 more words


How'd We Get Here?

At the age of 5 (YES 5 years old) I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis.

Living with UC as a young child I remember feeling embarrassed (because let’s face it what kid talks about poop with their friends) countless trips to the doctor and colonoscopies.  391 more words


Colon Cancer Awareness Month

KELLY TOWNSHIP, Pa. — March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. It’s a time to get checked out by your doctor, or a time to schedule a colonoscopy if you are due for one. 310 more words


Impact of experience on self-assessment accuracy of clinical colonoscopy competence

Post written by Michael A. Scaffidi, BSc(Hon) MEd, and Catharine M. Walsh, MD, MEd, PhD, FRCPC, from the Division of Gastroenterology, St. Michael’s Hospital and the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada. 615 more words

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Daily Prompt [Blush]

Any tendencies I had to blush while hopping into my hospital gown are now gone.  I will strip naked in front of any nurse or doctor… 134 more words


Having A Simple Colonoscopy Could Be Life Or Death For Adults 50 And Older

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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – March is colon cancer screening awareness month, aimed at getting people 50 and older to get themselves checked out. 611 more words