UNC Health Talk

Category: Digestive Health

pint of beer on a bar top

December 29, 2021

6 Ways Alcohol Can Damage Your Gut

Potential problems range from occasional heartburn to organ failure.

Digestive Health

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mid adult woman clutches stomach

December 14, 2021

Could It Be Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

IBS can be difficult to deal with, but symptoms often improve with treatment.

Digestive Health

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Woman with hands on stomach suffering from pain

December 7, 2021

5 Things That Cause Constipation—and 5 Ways to Feel Better

When your bowels get sluggish, there are things you can do to get your system moving again.

Digestive Health

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cartoon of liver in a washing machine

March 25, 2019

Do You Need Liver Cleanse Supplements?

A gastroenterologist explains the science behind so-called detox products.

Gastroenterology

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November 28, 2018

Are Fecal Transplants the Answer to Devastating Diarrhea?

For patients with recurrent C. diff colitis, a stool transplant can offer much-needed relief.

Gastroenterology

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