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.
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...
Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center has a new home on the 16th floor of the Lavin Family Pavilion!
This new space continues to offer patients the latest technology, advanced research and clinical services, and a further integrated patient care experience. From clinic appointments and procedures to diagnostic tests and follow-up care in nutrition and counseling...
New information on the diagnosis and management of patients with liver disease is being gathered at an accelerating rate. It is difficult for the busy practitioner to separate the novel but unproven idea from information that has a direct impact on daily practice. The...
September is Achalasia Awareness Month, and the Digestive Health Foundation is committed to a brighter future for achalasia patients and their families.
Call it a new twist on potty mouth: Frank talk about a once-private function is translating into fundraising power for nonprofits that focus on intestinal issues.
A shadow network of patients are trying to treat their own debilitating diseases — by infecting themselves with gastrointestinal worms.
Dr. John Pandolfino he has a message for anyone thinking about eating their shirt: Don’t. Given that Pandolfino is the Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, he’s probably someone you should listen to.
Can changing your diet reduce your risk of colorectal cancer? Dr. Scott Strong, surgical director of Northwestern Medicine’s Digestive Health Center, said it certainly can’t hurt.
Because you know you’ve wondered it before.
National Endoscopy Conference, ChicagoLive, returns to Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center, August 11-13, 2016
ChicagoLive is an annual, national, continuing medical education endoscopy conference that will focus this year on ‘New Frontiers in Endoscopy.’ For more information on the topics covered and on our DHC physicians and researchers who are presenting this year, please CLICK HERE.
Dr. Stephen B. Hanauer shares progress in treating Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Digestive Disease Week 2016
Dr. Hanauer presents new and improved treatments for Inflammatory Bowel Disease to an international audience at Digestive Disease Week 2016 in San Diego, CA. Download the PDF HERE.
Dr. Stephen B. Hanauer publishes research on targeting immune cell trafficking in ulcerative colitis
Phase II clinical trial for drug, Ozanimod, shows efficacy in stopping self-attacking immune cells from traveling to the colon in Inflammatory Bowel Disease patients diagnosed with ulcerative colitis. CLICK HERE for more information.
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...
Turning the Pathogenesis of Acute Peptic Esophagitis Inside Out
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...
Chicago Magazine Top Doctors 2016 List recognizes Northwestern Medicine’s Digestive Health Center GI Physicians
The Digestive Health Foundation is pleased to announce that Dr. Stephen B. Hanauer and Dr. Scott A. Strong were both included in Chicago Magazine's "Top Doctors" list. This list is part of a nationwide publication to help patients navigate to the top doctors in...
Official launch of Digestive Health Foundation at Northwestern Medicine in Fall 2015 – “This is a unique place…”
On September 16, 2015, with more than 250 supporters attending in person (and many more in spirit), the Digestive Health Foundation at Northwestern Medicine officially launched. The energy and conviction of our Digestive Health Community was palpable. “The response...
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