Check out our recent gastroenterology blogs to learn more about maintaining positive digestive health!
In the spirit of the 18th annual National Women’s Health Week, we are encouraging women to make all aspects of their health a priority, especially their gastrointestinal health. To that end, we thought it would be beneficial to sit down with our premie …
Colon cancer—also known as colorectal cancer—is the second leading cause of cancer-related death in the U.S. Though the risk of developing colon cancer is approximately one in 20—five percent—it is a largely preventable and treatable disease thanks to …
This year, we are supporting the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable’s (NCCRT) new initiative, “80% by 2018.” The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) has also joined this national coalition of organizations committed to eliminating colorectal cancer as a major health problem. Together, we are working toward the shared goal of reaching 80% of eligible adults screened for colorectal cancer by 2018.
Dr. Gingold Responds to Recent ABC News Story ABC News recently reported that a study showed the risk for colorectal cancer has doubled for millennials. Moreover, it was hypothesized that a sedentary lifestyle and poor diet were causes for the increase …
Maintaining a good body weight goes far beyond the satisfaction of slipping into your favorite pair of jeans or turning heads at the beach; keeping excess weight off has a multitude of health benefits that will keep you moving for years to come.
We at Digestive Healthcare Center (DHC)—along with and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ) and Beacon Health Options (Beacon) have launched a new and innovative pilot program that integrates mental and physical treatments in order to improve care for patients with Crohn’s disease.
Our very own Dr. Claudia Barghash is credited as a source for an article in the January 2017 edition of Redbook magazine. Dr. Barghash was asked to provide her valued insight on tips regarding alcohol consumption for women.
Established in 1999 by the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (IFFGD), GERD Awareness Week is officially part of the U.S. National Health Observances (NHO) calendar, falling on the week of Thanksgiving.
Along with providing the latest insights into maintaining positive digestive health, our physicians at Digestive Healthcare Center are proud to give those in NJ access to our wide range of gastroenterology procedures and services. Please contact us today to make an appointment at one of our three office locations in Somerset County or to learn more about all we have to offer.