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Current guidelines call for a 10-year interval between colonoscopies to screen for colorectal cancer, but evidence that this screening reduces the risk of morbidity and mortality has been limited. Researchers looked at the long-term results in a new observational study.
Humira (adalimumab) proved effective in treating patients aged 5 and older with ulcerative colitis
Researchers suggest that the heightened risk of death seen among patients using proton pump inhibitors in some studies is due to a particular bias.
A new review reveals growing evidence that altered gut microbiota and ‘leaky gut’ are connected to the severity of cases of COVID-19.
The Nurses’ Health Study shows that regular exercise and dietary changes can help some patients avoid medication for gastroesophageal reflux disease.
New research has found a novel plasmid associated with ulcerative colitis, but it is unclear if the molecule is a marker of the disease.
Best practice statements help to guide decision-making in diagnosis, surveillance, and treatment of ulcerative colitis and Crohn disease among patients aged 60 years and older.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared the EndoRotor System as a viable option to surgery for patients with walled-off pancreatic necrosis, with a boxed warning against use in suspected cases of pancreatic cancer.
Patients with ulcerative colitis in remission may be more likely to experience moderate to severe levels of fatigue and lack of productivity under certain conditions.
The American College of Gastroenterology has developed a clinical guideline for managing irritable bowel syndrome that addresses 25 key questions based on the strength and quality of evidence from medical literature.