Thursday Apr 10
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Relief from digestive disorders are in reach
From the moment food is swallowed, the digestive system sets off an intricate process that involves the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder and pancreas.
Medigus Receives FDA Clearance for Next Generation MUSE(TM) System
MUSE is a device which enables an incisionless procedure by performing an anterior partial fundoplication with standard surgical staples in a less invasive way.
Beckers ASC Review
10-Year Stretta Outcomes Data for GERD Treatment: Q&A With Dr. Mark Noar
The majority of patients were asymptomatic and remained satisfied with the results of the Stretta procedure for GERD at 10 years, and results confirmed that there were no adverse outcomes, according to a study published in journal Surgical Endoscopy .
There may be a better way to stop the symptoms of GERD
Dear Dr. Roach: I have been taking 40 mg per day of omeprazole for a number of years to control GERD.
Health News Digest
Tips for Reducing Risk of Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal cancer is one of the fastest increasing cancer diagnoses in the United States - up more than 400 percent in the past 20 years - and usually a death sentence .