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Understanding Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is a digestive disorder activated by eating gluten, a protein that is found in wheat, rye and barley. People with celiac must follow a gluten-free diet for the sake of their digestive h…

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Digestive System 101

Do you know what happens inside you after you finish that last bite of dinner? Here, let's go on a tour of your digestive system - from the mouth to the stomach and through your 24 feet of the intest…

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Managing Diverticular Disease

Luckily, diverticulosis is treatable and may be preventable. A few lifestyle changes can be the key to a healthy digestive tract.…

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The Scoop on Poop and Probiotics

The Scoop on Poop I am reluctant to talk about poop. I confess that find it an embarrassing and very personal subject, not one I generally broach publicly. But letís face it -- we all poop and th…

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Megan is an editor and producer for Care2's Healthy Living. Her main priorities are to live simply and build meaningful relationships with the people... more

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