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If you are a Diabetic,  it can be a good idea to take preventative steps in order to help protect your liver. This is because Diabetes can raise your risk of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, a condition where excess fat builds up in your liver and can lead to serious diseases as a result. Associated with Diabetes […]

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One of the most important organs in the human body is the liver. The liver is the heaviest and largest internal organ, responsible for more than 500 bodily functions. Its primary functions are to break down nutrients from food, create bile, eliminate toxins, and build proteins. If your liver is not functioning properly, your health […]

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What is NASH? NASH is an acronym for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, which is when your liver is inflamed or damaged from an abnormal build-up of fat within this vital organ. In the medical field, NASH is also considered to be a “fatty liver disease.” Surprisingly, many people have a fatty liver, but experience no symptoms or […]

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A FibroScan, or liver ultrasonographic elastography device, is an innovative, non-invasive solution to detecting non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and related liver diseases. Although there are many tools and techniques used to diagnose liver disease, FibroScan excels in terms of accuracy and provides numerous benefits to the patient that are not typically offered by traditional methods. Before […]

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Have you heard of telemedicine? Telemedicine is a relatively new way to deliver healthcare. Instead of conventional medical treatment, where a patient must go to a doctor’s office to receive care, telemedicine allows patients to speak with their healthcare provider via video conference or a phone call. This is allowing for more convenient options for […]

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What is Telehealth?  Telehealth is a method for delivering healthcare advice and consultations without requiring a patient to come into a doctor’s office. Telehealth has been growing in popularity as it has slowly become available within select healthcare practices in the United States. Telehealth allows patients to communicate with their doctor via text, phone, or […]

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Take Care of Your Digestive Health with Advice from Dr. Gingold How much do you know about taking care of your digestive health? Dr. Gingold was recently featured in a webinar from Friends’ Health Connection, where he spoke extensively about everything having to do with colon health. You can view the full webinar above, but […]

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Everyone needs to speak to their doctor from time to time. When you are experiencing unpleasant digestive symptoms or have a question for your doctor, getting in touch with them is the key to relief. At Digestive Healthcare Center, we now offer telehealth electronic visits, where you can utilize video-conferencing from your own home to […]

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Do you ever wonder where to go with questions about your digestive health? The internet isn’t always the best place to look, but it can sometimes be a great place to find insight from doctors and experts. At Digestive Healthcare Center, our very own Dr. Alan Gingold was recently featured in five online healthcare articles, […]

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What is Constipation? Constipation is normal for people to experience from time to time. Constipation occurs when one is unable to make a bowel movement or experiences long periods of time between each bowel movement. Someone who also experiences trouble when trying to make a bowel movement or experiences hard, small stools may be described […]

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