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Probiotics Boost Gut Health and Fight Depression

December 20, 2018

Seasonal depression can cause the winter blues, but probiotics can help manage anxiety, boost mood and improve ability to handle stress.

What is Seasonal Affective Disorder?

Seasonal depression, or seasonal affective disorder (SAD), is a type of depression that follows a cyclical pattern with the seasons.... read more

Be a Caregiver for a Loved One’s Colonoscopy

November 22, 2018

A colonoscopy is an essential part of preventative care, so give the gift of time by accompanying your parent or relative to a colon cancer screening.

Lack of transportation is a major barrier in healthcare, especially among those who are elderly or poor. Transportation barriers lead... read more

Share Your Colon Cancer Survivor Story

October 11, 2018

If you have been diagnosed with colon cancer or have recently had a colonoscopy, we want to hear your story.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to focus on breast cancer education, screening and prevention. Of all the awareness initiatives we observe throughout the... read more

How to Make Colonoscopy Prep Drink, Process Tolerable

September 11, 2018

You can choose to view a colonoscopy as a feared or dreaded task in your life — or as a milestone.

Growing older has its advantages. As you age, you accumulate knowledge and expertise, and your family begins to look to you as a source of... read more

Four Reasons to Schedule Yearend Health Appointments in 2018

August 29, 2018

Now that the kids are in school, it’s time to schedule that GI appointment or procedure you’ve been delaying.

A gastroenterologist visit probably doesn’t sound as appealing as meeting a friend for coffee, but it’ll do more for... read more