Gastroenterology

Lactose Intolerance Explained

Chances are, you probably know someone with lactose intolerance. Maybe that person is a family member, a friend, or you. More than 3 million cases of lactose intolerance are diagnosed each year in the United States.

The specialists at Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgery Associates explain what goes on inside the body of someone who is lactose intolerant and how they can help ease the symptoms.

Hepatitis Awareness Month

Viral hepatitis is one of the biggest global health threats on our planet. Right now there are at least 300 million people living with undiagnosed viral hepatitis. If left untreated the disease may lead to advanced liver scarring and other complications, including liver cancer or liver failure.

The specialists at  Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgery Associates  explain what hepatitis is and how its treated.