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  • Crohn's Disease

    Crohn's Disease

    Crohn’s disease is chronic inflammation of the bowel or digestive tract. Inflammation may occur in any region of the digestive system...

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  • Hepatitis

    Hepatitis

    Hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver tissue. The liver is situated in the upper right portion of your abdomen...

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  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition where the stomach acid leaks into your food pipe (esophagus) causing a burning sensation...

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  • Hemorrhoids

    Hemorrhoids

    Hemorrhoids may be external or internal. If they develop inside the rectum, they are called internal hemorrhoids. External hemorrhoids develop around the anus just below the skin.

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  • Celiac Disease

    Celiac Disease

    Celiac Disease is a condition characterized by inflammation of the lining of the small intestine due to an autoimmune reaction...

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  • Cirrhosis

    Cirrhosis

    Cirrhosis is severe scarring of the liver and poor liver function due to excessive exposure to alcohol...

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  • Pancreatitis

    Pancreatitis

    The pancreas is a gland that lies behind the stomach. It plays a major role in the digestion of food as it produces and releases insulin...

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  • Abdominal Pain

    Abdominal Pain

    Pelvic pain is pain that occurs in the lower abdomen and pelvis. The pelvic region is the area between the umbilicus (belly button) and the groin in the front...

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  • Constipation

    Constipation

    Constipation is a condition where stools or bowel movements become hard and difficult to expel from the body. This can result in fewer and strained bowel movements.

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  • Diarrhea

    Diarrhea

    Diarrhea is loose, watery, frequent bowel movements resulting in the elimination of water and salts from the body and can result in dehydration.

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  • Colon Cancer

    Colon Cancer

    Colon cancer is the growth of rapidly dividing cells in the large intestine. Cancer of the colon develops from polyps, the small and non-cancerous growths of tissues.

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  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), as the name implies, refers to an inflammatory condition of the bowel or gastrointestinal (GI) tract.

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  • GERD/Heartburn

    GERD/Heartburn

    Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition where the stomach acid leaks into your food pipe (esophagus) causing a burning sensation...

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  • Fatty Liver Disease

    Fatty Liver Disease

    Fatty liver disease is a condition caused by excess fat buildup in the liver cells. It is most common in middle-aged people.

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  • Hepatobiliary Disease

    Hepatobiliary Disease

    Hepatobiliary disease is any disorder of the hepatobiliary system that impairs its normal function.

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  • Gastrointestinal Cancer

    Gastrointestinal Cancer

    Gastrointestinal cancer is cancer that affects the organs in the digestive system, including the esophagus, stomach, pancreas...

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  • Belching and Bloating

    Belching and Bloating

    Belching is the act of expelling excess air from your stomach through the mouth. It is caused due to swallowing excess air while eating..

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  • Gallbladder Disease

    Gallbladder Disease

    Gallbladder disease is an umbrella term for several conditions affecting the gallbladder.

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