COVID-19 Facility Guidelines: Patients may bring one visitor to appointments - properly worn face masks are required. We cannot allow children under 18 (non-patient) inside our facilities at this time.

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Foods That Can Cause Heartburn

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Six Ways to Keep Your Gut Moving

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Women's Health Week

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Hemorrhoid Prevention – 3 Simple Ways to Keep Hemorrhoids at Bay

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How watching what you eat can make your bowels a little less irritable by Ginger Bailey, Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist If you have been diagnosed with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) you know how troublesome, and sometimes debilitating, the symptoms can be. IBS can be difficult to diagnose since symptoms may present differently from person to person. Some […]

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What is Celiac Disease? Celiac disease is an autoimmune condition that is triggered when a person ingests or comes into contact with gluten. In autoimmune conditions, the body attacks itself. With celiac disease, the body does this because the immune system perceives gluten, a group of proteins found in wheat and some other grains, to […]

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Granite Peaks GI is committed to serving our patients and keeping them safe during the COVID-19 situation. In accordance with the CDC and Utah State mandates, we are not providing “elective” procedures at this time. However, we are still treating patients who need immediate evaluation and treatment. To help with this, we have instituted a telehealth […]

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November 12, 2019

By Steven G. Desautels, MD Diarrheal diseases represent one of the five leading causes of death worldwide and are a particular concern for children younger than five years old in resource-limited settings.1  Diarrhea may be defined as the passage of loose or watery stools, typically at least three times in a 24-hour period. Objectively, it […]

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