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 World War I Soldier Gives New Clues to Fighting Dysentery Sample of bacterium that killed British man in 1915 shows how germ changed over time, researchers say Fri, 7 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Colon Cancer on the Rise for U.S. Adults Under 50 Reasons behind trend unclear, and it's happening even as rates decline among older Americans Wed, 5 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500 For a Child's Fracture, Use Ibuprofen, Not Morphine: Study Fewer side effects reported with the over-the-counter pain reliever Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Sleep Duration Linked to Ulcerative Colitis Risk in Study Getting too much, too little may raise chances of inflammatory bowel condition Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Beware Claims That Activated Charcoal Can Cure Gut Troubles Doctors say one man developed colitis after detox treatment, though cause is unclear Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Mouse Study Suggests Antibiotics May Aid Salmonella's Spread in Animals Experts say findings have troubling implications for use of drugs to treat livestock Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Scientists Grow, Implant Human Intestinal Tissue in Mice Research may provide model to study digestive diseases, future treatments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Akynzeo Approved for Side Effects of Chemotherapy Drug helps ease nausea, vomiting Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:24:00 -0400 Laxative Type Might Influence Colon Cancer Risk, Study Finds Fiber-based formulations seem to lower chances for the disease, non-fiber products seem to raise them Wed, 8 Oct 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Despite Proper Cleaning, Endoscopes May Pass on E. coli Study found different sterilization technique could prevent this complication Tue, 7 Oct 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Certain Autoimmune Drugs in Pregnancy May Up Newborn Infection Risk: Study Colitis therapy tied to 4 cases of low white blood cell count in newborns, but some docs question the finding Fri, 3 Oct 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Scientists Spot Genetic Clues to Crohn's Disease Finding suggests genes, environment both play a part in development of the bowel disorder Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Experts Issue Guidelines for Treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome Certain interventions may ease IBS, while others work against chronic constipation Fri, 8 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 'Fist Bump' May Beat Handshake for Cleanliness U.K. researchers found it transferred about a tenth of the bacteria that gripping hands did Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Antibiotic Resistance Among Foodborne-Illness Germs a Mixed Bag: CDC Report found reduced resistance to treatments with some bugs, more resistance among others Tue, 1 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400