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News from San Antonio’s Leading Gastroenterologists

By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 2/8/2018

PREVENT COLON CANCER NOW

“An ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure” declares a traditional saying, and this is never truer than in the case of …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 2/8/2018

COLON CANCER AWARENESS MONTH: WHY IT MATTERS TO YOU

You may be aware of colon cancer yet know very little about it. So, here is the most important thing you should know: Colon cancer can …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 2/8/2018

THE GI GENDER DIVIDE: PART I

Men and women are different in a lot of aspects, especially when it comes to the basics of physiology. In the case of GI health, there …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 2/8/2018

THE GI GENDER DIVIDE: PART II

Men and women are different in a lot of aspects, especially when it comes to the basics of physiology. In the case of GI health, there …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 1/2/2018

COLON CANCER OFTEN MISDIAGNOSED IN YOUNG PEOPLE DELAYING TREATMENT

A new report, published by the Colorectal Cancer Alliance found that 82 percent of early-onset, meaning before age 50, colorectal …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 1/1/2018

The How-To Guide to Great Healthcare on a High Deductible Health Plan

Did you sit down to review your benefits last October and find yourself baffled by acronyms like HDHP, PPO, HMO, HSA, FSA? Unravel the …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 12/13/2017

PREVENT COLON CANCER WITH A COLONOSCOPY

What is colon cancer? Colon cancer is a form of cancer originating from the large intestine, namely the colon. What are symptoms? …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 10/26/2017

HOW TO TREAT CONSTIPATION

Constipation is a common issue. Every year, more than 2.5 million Americans visit the local pharmacy in hopes of finding relief. …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 9/27/2017

MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR DEDUCTIBLE THIS YEAR

The end of the year is a really busy time for most of us, so you’re probably not thinking about your health plan deductible and if …

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By San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates 9/26/2017

WHEN SHOULD I GET SCREENED FOR COLON CANCER?

Colon cancer is characterized by the development of cancerous polyps in the large intestine, and it is the third most common type of …

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