10 Warning Signs and Symptoms of Hirschsprung’s disease

Some of your baby’s intestinal nerve cells (ganglion cells) may not develop normally, leading to a condition known as Hirschsprung’s disease or congenital aganglionic megacolon. This condition causes a delay in the movement of feces through the intestines. If your infant or child suffers from constipation, it’s because stool has built up and blocked the […]

Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Eosinophilic esophagitis is a disorder that occurs when eosinophils, a type of cell, build up in the esophageal wall. This buildup can irritate or damage esophageal tissue due to diet, allergies, or gastroesophageal reflux. An injury to the digestive tract tissue can make swallowing painful or lead to food becoming stuck. At Doral Health and […]

Colonoscopy and Colon Cancer screening

Colonoscopy  In terms of colon cancer screening, colonoscopy is still the best option. The advanced exam not only allows surgeons to remove precancerous and cancerous polyps during surgery, but it is also 98 percent accurate in detecting colon cancer.  Approximately 50,000 people die each year from colorectal cancer. However, it is one of the most […]

Bloating

Stomach distention or expansion is referred to as bloating. Your stomach may appear larger due to this uneasy feeling of fullness or tightness.   Bloating is a frequent symptom of the menstrual cycle and may be brought on by specific foods or eating patterns. Depending on the precise reason for your bloating, there are several strategies […]