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By Ginger Bailey, RDN CD   What is NAFLD? Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) occurs when excess fat cells build up in the liver. The liver normally contains some fat, but if the liver becomes more than 5-10% fat, then it is termed “fatty liver”, or in medical jargon, “steatosis”.   Who is at risk for […]

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Today, it is all too common for people to feel unhealthy levels of stress. Stress has many negative effects on the body including high blood pressure, heart attack, abnormal heart rhythms and worsened irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) symptoms, among others. Great! Another thing to stress about!  Don’t worry. Controlling your stress level can help you […]

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A colonoscopy is a simple procedure during which a gastroenterologist uses a Colonoscope to view the entire colon of a patient. This procedure may be used for diagnosing various gastrointestinal disorders, such as colon polyps, colon cancer, diverticulosis, inflammatory bowel disease, rectal bleeding or abdominal pain. The unique benefit of having a colonoscopy colon cancer […]

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Women’s Health Week   Self-care is about more than kicking up your feet at the end of the day and sipping tea for a few moments of relaxation. There are many ways to take great care of yourself and teach your loved ones to do the same.   Sleep Getting enough rest helps your body […]

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