If your stomach is giving you trouble, the GI specialists at Jefferson University Hospitals offer a host of leading-edge diagnosis and treatment options. This makes Jefferson a nationally recognized Center for gastroenterology and digestive diseases. At Jefferson our specialists are renowned for their expertise in gastrointestinal endoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatic biliary diseases, celiac disease, gastroesophageal reflux more »
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For 40 years John Gentzler, 66, dealt with his chronic acid reflux the way most people deal with a heartburn flare-up, antacids. “I lived on Rolaids,” says the 66-year-old Gloucester County, N.J. resident. “I desperately needed some kind of relief from this constant burning pain in my windpipe and chest.” But the south Jersey man, a more »
Colon cancer was the furthest thing from Kristine’s mind when she noticed blood in her stool. The 38-year-old mother assumed it was hemorrhoids, something she had experienced during and after her three pregnancies.