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  • What To Do for Reoccurring Constipation
    Sure, we know that no one really wants to talk about their bowels; however, when something just isn’t working properly, embarrassment goes right out the window as you search for Read more
  • Finding Treatment for a Rectocele
    Rectocele, better known as posterior vaginal prolapse, results from a weakening of the tissue that lies between the vagina and rectum (the rectovaginal septum). This can lead to a bulge Read more
  • What Is Achalasia?
    The esophagus is a tube that directs food from the throat to the stomach. Achalasia is a rare swallowing disorder that makes it more challenging for both foods and liquids Read more
  • Is It Gas or Something Else?
    Are you having pain in your gut? Southern Gastroenterology Specialists has offices in Locust Grove, Riverdale, Stockbridge, and Jackson, GA, and is here for you when you need a gastroenterologist. Read more
  • What Is an Anal Fistula?
    The inside of the anus is lined with small glands. These glands can be infected when the mucus they secrete gets blocked. This leads to an abscess. Unfortunately, if the Read more
  • Knowing the Symptoms of Ulcerative Colitis
    Approximately 750,000 people in the US are living with ulcerative colitis. While relatively less common than other bowel diseases, you probably can’t go very long without seeing an ad for Read more
  • Everything To Know About Gallstones
    When was the last time you thought about your gallbladder? Probably never, right? Well, this little organ that you haven’t thought much about is responsible for releasing bile to help Read more
  • Common Causes of Abdominal Pain and When to Seek Help
    What is your stomach trying to tell you about your digestive tract? Stomachaches happen! While abdominal pain can be uncomfortable and even a little inconvenient, it’s usually nothing to worry about; Read more
  • Types of Irritable Bowel Disorders
    Could your stomach problems be caused by IBD? Dealing with stomach cramps, bloating, and other digestive issues that keep coming and going? If so, you may be wondering if you’re suffering Read more
  • What Is an Anal Fissure?
    Do you notice spots of bright red blood when you wipe? Do you experience anal itching? If so, these could be signs of an anal fissure. The lining of the Read more
  • Getting a Colon Cancer Screening
    Colon cancer symptoms don't usually appear until the disease is advanced and more difficult to treat. Fortunately, cancer can often be detected in its earlier stages during a colon cancer Read more
  • Finding Ways To Prevent Hemorrhoids
    Prone to hemorrhoids? Here are some ways to prevent flare-ups.Hemorrhoids are serious (and literal) pain in the butt. Of course, certain factors can predispose people to have hemorrhoids. If you’ve Read more
  • What Is C. Diff?
    Did you know that the gut houses about 100 trillion bacteria? Of course, these microbes can affect everything from your intestinal health to your immune system if something throws your Read more
  • Seeing a Gastroenterologist for Chronic Diarrhea
    Everyone has an occasional bout of diarrhea. It could be stress or something you ate; however, what if your diarrhea doesn’t go away? If you are experiencing diarrhea consistently for Read more
  • Signs of a Stomach Ulcer
    Are you dealing with a burning pain in your stomach that is accompanied by bloating, lack of appetite, and heartburn? If so, you could be dealing with a peptic ulcer. Read more
  • Foods That Help Combat Heartburn
    Most of us have dealt with a bout of heartburn before; however, there are many Americans that deal with frequent heartburn that makes it difficult to enjoy mealtimes. Whether your Read more

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