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Peptic Ulcers

Peptic ulcer disease involves sores in stomach/intestine from H. pylori infection or NSAID use. Symptoms: pain, bloating, heartburn, and nausea. Diagnosis uses history, endoscopy, H. pylori tests. Treatments: antibiotics, PPIs, lifestyle changes/surgery
Jun 6th, 2024
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Food getting stuck while swallowing?

Dr. Krishna Rayapudi MD DABOM is board-certified in Gastroenterology and Obesity Medicine. In this post he describes various causes of trouble swallowing food that are commonly encountered.
Oct 29th, 2023

6 Tips for Traveling with IBS

Most people wouldn’t describe waiting in a busy airport as fun, but for people with IBS, traveling presents additional challenges. Learn how you can take the stress out of your next trip by keeping your IBS symptoms in check.
Jul 24th, 2018