Common practice keeps hospitalized pancreatitis patients away from food or IV feeding. But a new analysis finds earlier nutrition might help patients with mild cases recover and go home.
Digestive (GI) Conditions
The annual Digestive Disease Week conference presents research across a range of GI specialties. Here’s a look at some of 2017’s standouts.
Why do so many babies fall victim to infections that invade the gut, but others don’t? Research in germ-free mice yields important clues.
With a new app, patients can discreetly and easily monitor their GI symptoms — improving communication with their doctors along the way.
Primary care physicians can help patients save money by suggesting generic, rather than name brand, over-the-counter medications.
In a first-of-its-kind study in the U.S., individuals with irritable bowel syndrome showed an improvement in symptoms and quality of life compared to a control.