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Gastroenterology Medical Associates is excited to bring you a variety of blogs highlighting common conditions and diseases and relief tips while deepening your understanding of important gastroenterology topics.

Liver Disease

Symptoms and Causes of Hepatitis C

Discover the key symptoms of Hepatitis C, and find out how effective treatments and early diagnosis can help manage this widespread liver disease.

IBS

Dining Out and Traveling with IBS

Traveling is supposed to be fun and relaxing, away from the strife of life, but you can’t take a vacation from yourself. Unfortunately, you must be prepared for every possible experience.

Gut Health

How Obesity Affects Your Gut Health

The pathogenesis of obesity involves genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors. At its core, obesity results from an energy imbalance—consuming more calories than the body expends. However, it’s not just about energy intake and expenditure; gut health plays a crucial role too.

NAFLD

Causes of Fatty Liver Disease

Fatty liver disease, also known as hepatic steatosis, occurs when excess fat accumulates in the liver. Although fatty liver disease can be asymptomatic and non-progressive, it has the potential to lead to inflammation and scarring, which can ultimately result in serious health problems.

Abdominal Pain

What Are The 4 Types of Abdominal Pain and How To Treat Them

Abdominal pain can be a confusing and concerning experience, primarily because its causes can vary widely. Understanding the four primary types of abdominal pain is crucial for recognizing the need for medical attention or implementing self-care measures. The four types are:

Celiac Disease

Celiac-Friendly Dining & Travel Tips

Traveling with Celiac disease can be a daunting experience. From navigating unfamiliar menus to worrying about cross-contamination, leaving your safe gluten-free bubble may seem overwhelming…

Celiac Disease

Best and Worst Foods for Celiac Disease

Celiac disease, a serious autoimmune disorder, affects approximately 1 in 100 individuals worldwide, according to the Celiac Disease Foundation. It is estimated that…

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