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Ulcerative Colitis Natural Remedies

Ulcerative colitis is an inflammation and ulceration of the rectum which can ascend up through the whole large intestine. The symptoms of ulcerative colitis are mostly chronic diarrhea with blood in the stool. 901 more words

Digestion

Hemorrhoid Natural Remedies

Hemorrhoids are varicose veins of the rectal area. They may appear as an irritation, as inflammation or may be infected. Hemorrhoids can be internal or hang like grapes on the outside. 766 more words

Digestion

New moms: Importance of having a reliable thermometer

A good digital thermometer is a necessity in every household when there’s a toddler in the family.

Thermometers come in different shapes and sizes and a good thermometer will give you a reading in 10 seconds. 213 more words

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Men taking HIV treatment have undetectable viral loads in the rectum; sexually transmitted infections make no difference

A small study assessing the infectiousness of HIV-positive gay men taking antiretroviral therapy has found that all study participants had an undetectable viral load in the rectum. 131 more words

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Life After Surgery

My surgery was on February 10, of this year. I had my entire colon and rectum removed, and a j pouch created, due to my disease called FAP. 383 more words

Health

FAP, my diagnosis

Hello, my name is Rebecca.

My story began last year, after being diagnosed with FAP (Familial Polyposis). It’s a very rare genetic disease, affecting only about 1 in 10,000 people. 309 more words

Health

PIONEERING SURGERY 'SAVES BOWELS' WHEN REMOVING POLYPS

Pioneering surgeons have developed a technique to preserve the bowels when removing pre-cancerous growths. 452 more words

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