Gastrointestinal Health

U.S. News & World Report recently recognized Morristown Medical Center as a best regional hospital, high performing in gastroenterology & GI surgery. We were also rated as high performing in nine other surgical procedures and chronic conditions – a distinction held by only 48 hospitals in the country, or less than one percent of the total hospitals evaluated. Learn more or see our full rankings >





Gastrointestinal Health Articles

 
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Gastrointestinal Health

The type of colon polyp that's spotted during a colonoscopy may help predict the likelihood of colon cancer, new research shows.

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Gastrointestinal Health

Some vacationers may be more lucky than others if they catch a case of "traveler's diarrhea."

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Sigmoidoscopy, an alternative to colonoscopy, may help one gender more than the other, new research shows.

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The outbreak of E. coli illness tied to tainted Arizona romaine lettuce continues to expand, federal health officials said Wednesday.

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More than 1.3 million Americans are diagnosed with colon cancer, but new research suggests that adopting a healthy lifestyle goes a long way toward boosting survival.

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Gastrointestinal Health

Another study, this time in British women, finds that diets high in red meat are linked to higher odds for colon cancer.

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