Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Digestive Health Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Digestive Health from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Less-Invasive Repair of Aortic Aneurysm Better in Short Term: Study But survival advantage it showed in fixing bulging, weak spot diminished over time Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Surgery May Beat Drugs for Ulcerative Colitis: Study Patients 50 and up with advanced disease benefited the most Mon, 13 Jul 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Extreme Weather May Raise Risk of Salmonella Infection, Study Says Germ causes about 1.2 million cases of severe 'stomach flu' in the U.S. each year Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Summer Danger: BBQ Grill Brush Wires Causing Big Health Woes If ingested, stray wire bristles can pierce throat, intestines, public health experts warn. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Identifying Symptoms of GERD Heartburn is a primary characteristic Wed, 24 Jun 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Could a Microbe in Your Gut Help You Lose Weight? One bacteria is linked to lower levels of blood sugar, insulin and fat, researchers say Tue, 23 Jun 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Popular Heartburn Meds Linked to Higher Risk of Heart Attack But don't stop taking proton pump inhibitors based on this study, expert says Wed, 10 Jun 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Germs in Foodborne Illness Gaining Resistance to Antibiotics, CDC Says Rate more than doubled in two years for one strain of salmonella Tue, 9 Jun 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Leaky Pipes May Mean Tainted Tap Water: Study Research by British engineers refutes notion that water pressure is enough to keep contaminants out Mon, 8 Jun 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Two Drugs Approved for Irritable Bowel Syndrome affects up to 15 percent of U.S. adults Thu, 28 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 FDA Approves New Drugs for Irritable Bowel Syndrome Both treat diarrhea that can strike some with the gastrointestinal disorder Thu, 28 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Helpful Bacteria May Help Detect Cancers That Have Spread to Liver Researchers used harmless strain of E. coli to find metastatic disease in mice Wed, 27 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Raw Tuna Suspected as Source of Salmonella Outbreak: CDC At least 53 people in nine states have fallen ill, while 10 have been hospitalized, agency reports Fri, 22 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Hormone Therapy for Menopause Linked to Gastrointestinal Bleeding Risk of a type of colitis increased somewhat for current HRT users, study found Tue, 19 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Probiotic Supplements May Contain Traces of Gluten Finding could be a problem for people with celiac disease who take these products Fri, 15 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400