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5 Tips for Keeping Your Liver Healthy

Your liver performs hundreds of vital functions that help you stay alive. Every day, you make decisions and take actions that affect your liver — for better or worse. Here’s how to keep yours as healthy as possible.
Jul 9th, 2020

Dietary Dos and Don’ts with Diverticulitis

If you’re in the midst of a painful diverticulitis flare-up, you need expert medical care from an experienced specialist. You also need to let your digestive tract rest and recover — here’s how your diet can help you do just that.
Jun 5th, 2020

Next Steps if You Have Colon Polyps

Up to 40% of American adults have colon polyps, or small, benign growths that sometimes lead to colorectal cancer. Find out what it means — and what you can expect next — when a routine colonoscopy reveals that you have polyps.
Apr 1st, 2020

Understanding Dyspepsia

Dyspepsia, otherwise known as indigestion, is one of the most common digestive complaints among people of all ages. Find out what causes chronic indigestion, and why reaching a proper diagnosis is often a process of elimination.
Mar 1st, 2020

How to Prevent Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a serious liver infection caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). As with any infectious disease, the key to preventing hepatitis C is understanding how it’s transmitted from person to person. Here’s what you should know.
Feb 1st, 2020

Foods to Avoid If You Suffer From GERD

Roughly 20% of Americans suffer from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). So if you’re feeling the burn, you’re not alone. Since this condition causes regurgitation, your diet can make it worse. Find out which foods can flare up GERD symptoms.
Nov 1st, 2019

Spotting the Warning Signs of Liver Disease

You may be concerned about liver disease due to excessive drinking, a genetic propensity in your family, or a virus you’ve acquired. Watch for the following signs that indicate liver disease so you can get treatment right away.
Oct 1st, 2019

Most Common Causes of Constipation

Do you often fail to have a bowel movement? You may be suffering from constipation. Causes can range but it's important you seek treatment before your symptoms increase.
Sep 1st, 2019

Tips for Tackling Bloating

The number on the scale confirms that your weight is at a good level, yet your belly belies this great news. Here’s how you can reduce the bloating that’s undoing all of your great efforts.
Aug 2nd, 2019
living with hepatitis Dr. Hardeep M. Singh, MD

Living With Hepatitis

If you’ve tested positive for hepatitis, you may feel overwhelmed and anxious. Perhaps you’re wondering how to cope with living with this condition. Learn more about hepatitis and important things to know about how you can avoid infecting others.
May 2nd, 2019

6 Tips to Help Control Your Acid Reflux Symptoms

Do you suffer from heartburn or chest discomfort? Does the pain wake you up at night with a bitter taste in your mouth? If so, you may have acid reflux. Don’t suffer in silence. Instead, keep reading to try our tips to control your symptoms.
Apr 1st, 2019

Are Your Digestion Troubles Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

Between 25 and 45 million Americans have irritable bowel syndrome. But how do you know if it’s to blame for your digestive problems? Dr. Singh can help diagnose IBS, but these common symptoms can offer clues.
Mar 1st, 2019

How a Colonoscopy Can Save Your Life

If you’re over 50 or have family history of colon cancer, a colonoscopy can be more than a diagnostic procedure; it can be a potentially life-saving experience. Find out why a colonoscopy is essential to your health and how it could save your life.
Feb 11th, 2019