Stretta Procedure for GERD

The holiday season has arrived! Fried turkey, rice dressing and gumbo…oh my! The holiday season is here. While that means great food and football, for six out of 10 adults, that also means heartburn season is here. GERD, or gastroesophageal reflux disease, is a...

GERD Featurette on KLFY

Spicy food lovers are no stranger to heartburn and acid reflux, but if symptoms are frequent, it could be a sign of a more serious issue. Lifestyle changes can help to reduce the symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), but long-term acid exposure can...

Simple Steps to Prevent Heartburn On Katc

Spicy, greasy foods and late-night snacking are some of the most common causes of heartburn. Heartburn, although common, can lead to other serious health conditions – especially if left untreated. Rather than simply managing heartburn with over-the-counter...

Colon Cancer Awareness Month – Time to Kick Cancer in the Butt!

March is Colon Cancer Awareness month—and time to “kick cancer in the butt.” We want you to be aware of some important facts regarding the need for early colorectal cancer screening: Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the 2nd leading cause of cancer death when numbers for men...

Can Inflammation Harm Your Health?

Inflammation means “set afire.” Sometimes you notice the symptoms and sometimes there are no signs at all. Please have regular checkups including your colonoscopy. Chronic inflammation is linked to ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, IBD Inflammatory bowel...