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Video Capsule Endoscopy

Detailed dietary instructions are given to the patient prior to this procedure. It is important to avoid areas with strong magnetic fields and to discuss potential complications with your doctor.


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Diet Changes Can Alter Gut Bacteria, Study Says

Researchers monitored stool samples of two people for a year

Health Tip of the Day

Rinsing Off Pollen

If you have seasonal allergies, you should change your clothes and shower after spending time outside to remove the pollen from your skin and hair, allergy experts say. Showering will remove the pollen before it gets on your clothes and pillow, causing more allergic reactions.

Healthy Living

Mental Health
Your mental health is just as important to your overall well being as your physical health. Here's information on a range of mental health topics, plus ideas on how to cope when your life hits an emotional bump.

Health Centers

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a name given to a group of diseases that limit the flow of air in and out of your lungs. COPD includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Long-time cigarette smoking is the most common cause of COPD.

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Women's Health
Stay healthy and vigorous into old age by eating right, getting plenty of exercise and following recommended disease prevention practices.

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