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 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 Feeding Fido Raw Pet Food a Risky Choice: FDA Doing so raises risk of food poisoning for both you and your pet, agency warns Tue, 1 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Your Stomach Bug May Well Be Norovirus Nearly 20 percent of gastroenteritis cases stem from the 'cruise-ship virus,' study finds Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Gut Microbes Differ in Obese or Diabetic People, Study Finds There's been research to suggest that changes in 'good' intestinal bacteria could affect health Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Popular Crohn's, Colitis Drugs Not Linked to Short-Term Cancer Risk: Study After nearly 4 years of follow-up, people taking the drugs were no more likely to develop cancer Wed, 18 Jun 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Take Heartburn Medicines Before Breakfast for Best Effect Too many patients unaware that timing is key to treatment, study finds Thu, 12 Jun 2014 06:00:00 -0400 New Drug May Treat Constipation Caused by Strong Painkillers Trials showed naloxegol improved bowel movements in patients taking narcotics for chronic conditions Mon, 9 Jun 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Is a Stomachache Serious? Signs your child should see a doctor Thu, 5 Jun 2014 07:00:00 -0400 FDA OKs New Drug for Hard-to-Treat Colitis and Crohn's Injections of Entyvio may help when standard therapy for the digestive disorders has failed Wed, 21 May 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Entyvio Approved for Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease Two chronic gastrointestinal diseases Tue, 20 May 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Depression Tied to Crohn's Disease Flare-Ups Doctors should be aware of body-mind connection with the inflammatory bowel condition, study author says Mon, 5 May 2014 06:00:00 -0400 Doctors Often Suggest Pricier, Brand-Name Meds for Reflux: Study But store brands and generics of these OTC medications are much cheaper, researchers note Sat, 3 May 2014 09:00:00 -0400