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How an Aging Digestive System Can Affect Your Gut

Itís no secret that our bodies change as we get older. The things we notice ó joint pain, graying hair, wrinkles, and the rest ó are mostly annoyances. But what goes on in our gut can have a real impa…


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…


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…


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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