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Gastroenterology

The Secret Of Suffering

Rabbi Adam Jacobs | Posted 09.27.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Adam Jacobs

We have been given the ability to glimpse a sliver of reality and also to use our intellects to "see" beyond our limitations, but like small children, we cry out when we're in pain -- it's a function of our basic humanity.

Trial by Water: Loving Your Colonoscopy and Other Rites of Middle Age

Howard Barbanel | Posted 07.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Howard Barbanel

It has been said that getting older is not for wimps. Among the great joys men experience as they slide into middle age is the prostate exam whereby o...

'TRANS-POOSION': Self-prescribed Fecal Transplant Saves Canadian Man's Life

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.06.2012 | Weird News

When death was knocking on the door of a Canadian man, he took drastic measures to save his own life -- with a self-injected fecal transplant. The ...

The Problem With Medical Specialty Recommendations: Barrett's Esophagus

Dr. Dennis Gottfried | Posted 03.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Dennis Gottfried

The recommendations of the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) concerning screening endoscopy for Barrett's esophagus illustrates how a professional society's recommendations can be self-serving and contrary to best care.