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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a group of intestinal symptoms that typically occur together.

It is normal to experience constipation from time to time, but chronic constipation can be harmful to your digestive health.

Let’s face it. Bathroom issues are embarrassing, and we will all go to great lengths to avoid talking about them.

It’s almost the end of the year, and there’s so much to do.

Anemia is a condition that develops when your blood does not have a sufficient number of healthy red blood cells or hemoglobin.

You’ve probably talked to your kids about important issues like time management and personal finances, but have you ever talked to your kids about colon cancer?

Colon cancer affects one in 20 individuals, making it the third-leading cause of cancer death in the United States.

Whether you’re running errands or running a marathon, activewear provides the perfect combination of style, function and comfort. That is, unless you have heartburn.

There are several lifestyle changes that can reduce the occurrence of acid reflux – eating smaller portions, avoiding common trigger foods and not smoking – but one of the most effective yet overlooked therapies is exercise.

One of the side effects of untreated celiac disease is osteoporosis, a disease that decreases your bone density and makes bones thin and brittle. Low bone density often manifests itself by backaches, stooped posture, and fractures of the wrist, spine or

You might be worried that your upcoming colonoscopy will hurt, but don’t look for sympathy from Justin O. Schmidt, a biologist at Southwest Biological Institute.

Do you struggle to stay on track with your fitness goals?

Research shows that the risk of colorectal cancer increases with age, but experts have noticed a disturbing trend – incidence rates are rising rapidly among younger generations.

When heartburn strikes, you’ve only got one thing on your mind: finding relief – fast! For many people this means heading to the medicine cabinet for their trusted antacid medication. But wouldn’t it be nice to stop heartburn before it starts?

When you take a look at the statistics, it appears that irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is the big problem no one wants to talk about. IBS is the most common functional gastrointestinal disorder, affecting 10-15 percent of people worldwide. Yet an estimate

Some people can manage their acid reflux symptoms by making lifestyle changes, such as losing extra weight or avoiding spicy foods. But for others, these modifications simply aren’t enough.

The colonoscopy is considered the most thorough and effective procedure for detecting and treating colon cancer. Just one exam can offer up to 10 years of protection against the third deadliest cancer in the United States.

A collaborative effort by several groups including the American Cancer Society, the National Cancer Institute and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention uncovered some promising news: cancer mortality rates in the United States are continuing

According to a study by researchers from the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy (CDDEP) and Princeton University, human consumption of antibiotics has increased by 36 percent between 2000 and 2010.

June 12-18 is Men’s Health Week. Celebrated during the week that ends in Father’s Day, Men’s Health Week is an opportunity for men and boys to learn more ways that they can commit to wellness.