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 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 U.S. Making Headway Against Salmonella, E. coli: CDC But other types of food-borne bacteria, including Campylobacter and Vibrio, are on the rise Thu, 14 May 2015 17:00:00 -0400 Stomach Bug Traced to Swimming in Contaminated Lake Water Safe hygiene practices can prevent norovirus outbreaks, CDC says Thu, 14 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Study Links Celiac Disease to Nerve Damage Researchers suggest screening people with gluten sensitivity Mon, 11 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400