How to Avoid Pooping During a Race

Ease stomach troubles and make that midrun potty break a thing of the past.

Taper Your Fat and Fiber Intake

One to two days before your race, reducing your intake of both nutrients can help to make sure that you don’t… says John Pandolfino, M.D., chief of gastroenterology and hepatology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital Named NPF Center for Pancreatitis

Newswise — CHICAGO –The Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center at Northwestern Memorial Hospital has been named a National Pancreas Foundation (NPF) Pancreatitis Center, one of only 47 facilities in the country and one of only two centers in Illinois to receive...

The Parasite Underground

A shadow network of patients are trying to treat their own debilitating diseases — by infecting themselves with gastrointestinal worms.

12 recent developments in IBD

Inflammatory bowel disease continues to be a topic of interest to Healio Gastroenterology readers, especially in recent weeks. In light of the recent FDA Advisory Committee’s support for Amgen’s biosimilar to Humira, the abundance of new research presented at...

Over $1.2 million raised by Digestive Health Foundation at 2016 inaugural Envision Gala for gastro-intestinal research at NM Digestive Health Center and for Stephen B. Hanauer Fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis)

The inaugural benefit of the Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Foundation on May 7, 2016, raised more than $1.2 million to fund research projects, research fellowships, and educational offerings at the Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center. Research will...

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