What Happens When Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines Expand?

New guidelines have lowered the recommended starting age for colorectal cancer screening. One expert says clinicians need to do more to increase screening access and compliance while ensuring no patient population is left behind.

GERD: Advances in Treatment and Prevention

Recent trials and studies have led to promising insights and new options for the management and treatment of GERD for some patients.

The Gut Microbiome: An 80-Year Exploration

Key milestones have shaped our knowledge of the gut microbiota and its role in human health.

New Research Reveals More About the Gut Microbiome’s Role in Regulating the Circadian Rhythm and Metabolism

Focusing on maintaining healthy gut microbiota may help patients avoid future health problems, such as obesity, diabetes or fatty liver disease.

Improving Cardiac Outcomes Through Bariatric Surgery

The link between obesity and cardiovascular health is well established. Until recent years, however, it was unclear whether bariatric surgery could improve morbidity and mortality among...