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Foods to Avoid If You Suffer From GERD Nov 1st, 2019

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition that causes your stomach contents to flow back into your esophagus. When this happens, you experience painful symptoms, like heartburn. One way you can manage your symptoms is by making dietary changes. To help you experience relief from the symptoms of GERD, Hardeep...

Spotting the Warning Signs of Liver Disease Oct 1st, 2019

Your liver is an essential organ that helps your body digest food, use nutrients, and clear your system of toxins. Disease caused by genetics, viruses, alcohol use, and obesity threatens the health of this football-sized organ. When left untreated, liver disease leads to cirrhosis and possible liver failure or cancer....

Most Common Causes of Constipation Sep 1st, 2019

Are you experiencing hard or lumpy stools? Do you struggle to have bowel movements? If so, you may be suffering from constipation. Dr. Hardeep M. Singh and our highly trained staff offer a wide range of services to treat all your gastroenterology needs. Whether you need a routine procedure like...

Tips for Tackling Bloating Aug 2nd, 2019

Maintaining your weight is a frustrating battle under the best of circumstances, but when bloating creeps in, your frustration can go through the roof. As a premier gastroenterologist, Dr. Hardeep Singh understands this problem and what lies behind the bloating better than most. In fact, it was to Dr. Singh...

How a Capsule Endoscopy Can Help Diagnose Gastrointestinal Conditions Jul 1st, 2019

Count the development of capsule endoscopies among the many amazements of medical technology. In the past, an endoscopy involved a long tube with a video camera attached to the end going either down your throat or up into your rectum. Now cameras are small enough to fit into a housing...

Constipation? Abdominal pain? It Could Be Irritable Bowel Syndrome Jun 1st, 2019

Do you suffer from constipation that is associated with pain at least one day per week? While everyone experiences stools that are hard and dry along with abdominal pain, when the issue becomes chronic, it may be a sign of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Irritable bowel syndrome is a collection...

Living With Hepatitis May 2nd, 2019

Hepatitis is a virus that causes inflammation of the liver. There are a number of different types of hepatitis, and it’s important to know which type you have and work closely with your doctor to develop a treatment plan. Dr. Hardeep M. Singh, MD, can help you with monitoring and...

6 Tips to Help Control Your Acid Reflux Symptoms Apr 1st, 2019

Each year in America, millions of people suffer from heartburn and acid reflux, reaching for both over-the-counter and prescription medications to bring relief. But in many cases, medications aren’t necessary; relief can be found with lifestyle modification and habit changes. That’s why here at Dr. Hardeep Singh’s gastroenterology office, we’re...

Are Your Digestion Troubles Irritable Bowel Syndrome? Mar 1st, 2019

IBS is a common digestive problem that can affect anyone of any age -- even children -- though, two in three cases are women. Though its exact cause isn’t known, IBS may be the result of how your gut, brain, and nervous system interact. This is because each of these...

How a Colonoscopy Can Save Your Life Feb 11th, 2019

If you live in the U.S., and you’re in your 40s, chances are you’ve probably heard that by the time you reach your 50th birthday, you should schedule your first colonoscopy. Is a colonoscopy really necessary, even if you feel perfectly healthy and you don’t have any signs or symptoms...

Finally Lose Weight This Year with Our Ideal ProteinⓇ Diet Jan 16th, 2019

Losing weight and getting healthy is one of the most common resolutions of the new year. Unfortunately, most people fail as early as February. With the help of the Ideal ProteinⓇ diet, you can finally get those pounds off and keep them off for good. The Ideal Protein diet is...