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Diagnosis/Symptoms by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:41pm Abdominal Pain, Long-Term Ongoing or recurrent abdominal pain, also called chronic pain, may be difficult to diagnose, causing frustration for both you and your doctor. Do your symptoms fit one of the diagnoses described in this chart? Keep reading.... Abdominal Pain, Short-Term Just about everyone has had a "stomachac ... Read on »
Autoimmune Hepatitis by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm Autoimmune hepatitis is a disease in which the body's immune system attacks liver cells. This causes the liver to become inflamed (hepatitis). Researchers think a genetic factor may predispose some people to autoimmune diseases. About 70 percent of those with autoimmune hepatitis are women, most between the ages of 15 and 40. The dis ... Read on »
GRAY MATTERS: New Ideas For Social Security by Ronni B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 02 Oct 2010 5:30am Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Saul Friedman ( bio ) writes the weekly Gray Matters column which appears here each Saturday. Links to past Gray Matters columns can be found here . Saul's Reflections column , in which he comments on news, politics and social issues from his perspective as one of the younger members of the greatest generatio ... Read on »
BARIUM ENEMA by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:39pm A barium enema, also known as a lower gastrointestinal (GI) series, uses x-rays to diagnose problems in the large intestine, which includes the colon and rectum. The lower GI series may show problems like abnormal growths, ulcers, polyps, diverticuli, and colon cancer. Before taking x rays of your colon and rectum, the radiologist will p ... Read on »
Lower GI Series by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm Lower GI Series The digestive system A lower gastrointestinal (GI) series uses x rays to diagnose problems in the large intestine, which includes the colon and rectum. The lower GI series may show problems like abnormal growths, ulcers, polyps, diverticuli, and colon cancer. Before taking x rays of your colo ... Read on »
Holy Smokes! by Will C. Patient Expert Posted Sat 29 Nov 2008 12:31pm First Day in Squaw Valley. Not what I expected! View From WS Trail 1 mile from The Village of Squaw Valley As I sat in the back of the plane in my window seat, I glanced across the horizon when we started our decent into Sacramento. I nearly did a double take. Do I see what I think I see? What appeared out the window had me baffl ... Read on »
Bristol Stool Chart by Dr. Chan C. Posted Tue 31 Mar 2009 11:50pm Bristol Stool Chart Originally uploaded by docfilesdocfiles What type of stool do you have? It is actually helpful to figure out what kind of constipation and at what level the problem is. Read on »
TCM #11: What do You Know about Urine & Stool? (part 1) by Coco .. Patient Expert Posted Sun 28 Mar 2010 12:00am Why are Urine and Stool So Important? Human life cannot exist without eating, sleeping and waste excretion. As Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is a practice based on rich experiences, it does not overlook these important aspects of our existence. Unlike Western medicine doctors, TCM physicians make diagnoses based on sensory p ... Read on »
A man, a stool and the number four..... by Sean B. Patient Expert Posted Sat 13 Sep 2008 11:53pm True story, my wife and I have been planning our driving day lately, whoever had the most driving time that day, gets the Prius, the other gets the less efficient Honda Odessey (minivan). Today, with no meetings ofsite at work, I took the van. Starting the minivan this morning, the gas light was on (ugh). Went through the day and knew as ... Read on »
The Daily Stool Count, Joe’s Goals by Megan and Mark H. Patient Expert Posted Sat 20 Dec 2008 7:13pm Joes Goals A fellow J-poucher, Dennis, who we introduced to you back in October of this year, has just successfully completed the J pouch operation! Congrats to Dennis from everyone here at UC Story. Dennis mentions something in a recent post on his vlog: And I’m starting a new feature for the next couple months: the Daily Stoo ... Read on »