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By H. Sooki Hon, MD, PhD If you remember listening to music on your transistor radio, then this message is for you. The Hepatitis C (Hep C) virus is a serious health concern for the baby boomer generation, but it … Continue reading

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By Mohammad Wehbi, MD Thanks to a nonsurgical procedure called the CRH O’Regan System®, patients do not need to suffer in silence from hemorrhoids. This safe and effective technique enables patients to be treated quickly, return to work the same … Continue reading

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Recognizing and Understanding Celiac Disease By Nirav R. Patel, M.D. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder in which the small intestine is hypersensitive to gluten—a protein commonly found in wheat, rye, and barley. Gluten is typically found in foods such … Continue reading

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By Patricia Sánchez, MD More than 60 million Americans have heartburn at least once a month. It is common to experience a little heartburn after eating spicy foods or drinking alcohol. It may feel like chest pain or burning after … Continue reading

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Is gluten-free just another health buzzword or is it an important consideration for your diet? Anna Longacre, MD, a board-certified gastroenterologist with Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates, gets to the bottom of gluten for us.   What is gluten? Gluten is a … Continue reading

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